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July 13,2017
A Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (Thaad) weapon system in Alaska intercepts a threat-representative intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) during a test on Tuesday. Left: A target projectile flies. Center: The Thaad battery stationed in Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska detects the projectile and fires an interceptor missile. Right: The interceptor missile hits the target. See story on Page 2. [YONHAP]