Tuesday 13 November 2018

Kevin Myers: The death of the tank took place around Crossmaglen

Kevin Myers

Health warning: All right, this is one of those columns for my friends on the Curragh and a couple of readers in Donegal. All others may look elsewhere, NOW.

THE following caught my eye last week. Israel is developing a new tank defence: a miniature anti-missile system that detects and shoots down anti-tank rockets before they reach the vehicles.

The 'Trophy' system -- so the Israeli claim goes -- could radically alter the balance of power between Israel and Hezbollah or Hamas guerrillas, as well as in Afghanistan.

Please sign in or register with Independent.ie for free access to this article.

Sign In

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Don't Miss