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Pentagon declares success for key test of missile defense

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — The Pentagon scored an important success Tuesday in a test of its oft-criticized missile defense program, destroying a mock warhead over the Pacific Ocean with an interceptor that is key to protecting U.S. territory from a North Korean attack. Vice Adm. Jim Syring, director of the Pentagon agency in charge of developing … Continue reading Pentagon declares success for key test of missile defense