US and Israeli weapons able to kill missiles in outer space were used to stop an Iranian attack. Those intercepts are tough shots.

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An exo-atmospheric interception, which is when an interceptor strikes a ballistic missile and destroys it before it can re-enter Earth's atmosphere, is "impressive for several reasons," Dr. Sidharth Kaushal, a research fellow at the Royal United Services Institute, told Business Insider.