Watch: Israel’s Iron Dome intercepts hundreds of rockets launched by the Palestinian terror group Hamas
The high-tech 'Iron Dome' is a short-range air-defence system designed to intercept rockets, artillery, and mortars. The surface-to-air missile system has been deployed by Israel Defence Forces since 2011 and has helped reduce casualties from rocket attacks against Israeli cities.
Notably, the rocket which is uncontrollably falling back to Earth is the same space module whose launch was gloated upon by a Chinese Communist Party body to mock India's handling of the coronavirus outbreak.
‘Out of control’ Chinese rocket falling back on Earth and no one knows where it is going to crash: Details
After launching space station hub, China's Long March 5B is doing 27,600km/h in failing orbit, with eventual crash site unknown.
Four terrorists of Palestinian Islamic Jihad group blow themselves up accidentally while preparing to bomb Israel
Palestinian terror groups have been attacking Israeli citizens with arson balloons and rockets. In response, Israel has been bombing specific facilities in the Hamas stronghold.
Debris from China’s Long March 5B rocket fall on West Africa, minutes after soaring over New York City: Reports
According to Spaceflight, the re-entry occurred less than 15 minutes after the rocket body soared almost directly over New York City. The rocket’s core stage measured around 100 feet (30 meters) long and 16 feet (5 meters) wide, with a mass of approximately 20 metric tons.
ISRO finally opens its doors for public viewing of rocket launches from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota
ISRO is all set to open its door for visitors to view rocket-launches from its space centre in Sriharikota