The Israeli Minister of Internal Security Shaul Mofaz intends to hold a meeting with high official in the Israeli Security in order to discuss new methods to improve the capacities of the Israeli Hetz Ã¢â‚¬Å“arrowÃ¢â‚¬Â missile which successfully intercepted a target missile.
Mofaz also intends to discuss with the leaders of the Israeli security the new experiment conducted by Iran in its efforts to develop the Ã¢â‚¬Å“Shihab 3′ missile, which travels at about 7,000 kph, and measures 17 meters in length.
The development of the Israeli Ã¢â‚¬Å“HetzÃ¢â‚¬Â missile is part of the Ã¢â‚¬Å“HomaÃ¢â‚¬Â, or Wall, which is a shield project designed to counter missiles capable of striking Israel from countries like Iran or Syria , according to the Israeli security.
According to military radio, a senior security source in Israel said that Ã¢â‚¬Å“ Israel have no reason to worry about the Iranian experiment, and that the Israeli Ã¢â‚¬Å“HetzÃ¢â‚¬Â missile is capable of challenging the Iranian Shihab missile.
Israel and the United States , conducted lately an experiment in the Pacific Ocean in order to test the capacities of Ã¢â‚¬Å“HetzÃ¢â‚¬Â missile in intercepting a Ã¢â‚¬Å“SkudÃ¢â‚¬Â missile.
The Israeli newspaper Yediot Aronoth, said Thursday that the Israeli Air Force Industries are conducting studies and experiments to develop a more advanced and sophisticated missile.
According to Yediot Aronoth, the Hetz missile in the new experiment is to intercept a more advanced Ballistic Skud missile, and that the missile is more developed than a Ã¢â‚¬Å“Shihab 3Ã¢â‚¬Â Iranian missile.