Missile Shield

Some articles on missile, missiles:

Russia–United States Relations - History - Post–Cold War Increase of Tensions - U.S. Plan To Place Missiles in Poland
... announced plans to build an anti-ballistic missile defense installation in Poland along with a radar station in the Czech Republic ... to protect the United States and Europe from possible nuclear missile attacks by Iran or North Korea ... threat and, in response, tested a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile, the RS-24, which it claimed could defeat any defense system ...
US Missile Defense Complex In Poland - History
... European countries over the possibility of setting up a European base to intercept long-range missiles ... help protect the US and Europe from missiles fired from the Middle East or North Africa ... was initially mentioned as a possible site of US missile interceptors ...

Famous quotes containing the words shield and/or missile:

    The lichen on the rocks is a rude and simple shield which beginning and imperfect Nature suspended there. Still hangs her wrinkled trophy.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    ... the truth is the hardest missile one can be pelted with.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)