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U.S., Israel Kick Off Austere Challenge Missile Exercise

JERUSALEM — Israeli and U.S. troops on Oct. 21 began a vast missile defense exercise called Austere Challenge 12, in what was hailed as their largest-ever joint military operation, officials said. The exercise, which involves 3,500 personnel from U.S. European Command and 1,000 Israeli troops and is expected to last three weeks, is likely to send a clear signal to Tehran over its disputed nuclear drive, which must of the West believes is a weapons drive. “Austere Challenge 12 is the largest aerial defense exercise to take place between the two militaries,” an Israeli military statement said. The long-planned operation comes as the world grapples with the standoff over Iran’s nuclear program, and as a bloody civil war in Syria threatens to set the region alight, although Israel and U.S. officials have said there is no connection. “These exercises are part of a planned train...

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