Cruise Missile Defense

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Missile defense is no longer simply about the task of defeating targets on a ballistic trajectory, but now also includes defeating cruise missiles as well. As cruise missiles continue to proliferate, defenses will become more and more important in the coming years.


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Missile Defense Project, "Cruise Missile Defense," Missile Threat, Center for Strategic and International Studies, June 14, 2018, last modified June 15, 2018,