Israel says carries out joint missile test with U.S. in the Med

JERUSALEM Tue Sep 3, 2013 11:36am BST

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel said it carried out a test of a missile, used as a target in a U.S.-funded anti-missile system, in the Mediterranean on Tuesday.

The Israeli Defence Ministry said the test was conducted at 7.15 am British Time , about the same time that Russia's state-run RIA news agency reported that Russian radar had detected the launch of two ballistic "objects" in the Mediterranean.

(Writing by Jeffrey Heller, Editing by Crispian Ballmer)

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