Sea missiles being placed across Europe?
The shield has been adapted for land-based use and will be deployed in Romania and Poland. It is looked upon as providing yet another level in a multi-layer defense system that protects against an attack from Iran. It also includes the Theater High-Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD, and Patriot missile batteries.
With the Aegis system, Gen. Patrick O’Reilly, director of the Pentagon’s Missile Defense Agency, said that a multi-layered effect can be achieved.
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