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Anti-ballistic weapon

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Anti-ballistic weapon

An anti ballistic weapon is any weapon (be it a missile, a laser or another type of object) designed to counter threats which are ballistic objects.

"Ballistic objects" include:

  • Artillery rockets
  • Artillery shells
  • Ballistic missiles
  • Mortar bombs
  • Rocket-propelled mortar bombs
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