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Definition(s):

  • (n) a defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles

News

  • Hand-made Quilts Delivered to Oklahoma, With Love

    A group representing the American Baptist Men Disaster Relief (ABM) organization recently returned to Illinois and Mount Carroll from assisting in the Moore, Oklahoma area after an EF5 tornado devastated the area on May 20, 2013. It was rated an EF5, the highest possible, with 210 mile/hour winds.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Prairie Advocate

Quotes

  1. "Our American partners have quit the ABM Treaty," Putin told reporters after meeting his Greek counterpart, referring to the landmark 1972 US-Soviet treaty limiting the missile defenses of the Cold War superpower foes. "We warned them then...
    on May 31, 2007 By: Vladimir Putin Source: France24

  2. "We cannot but feel concerned over the situation where ...... there are increasing efforts by the United States to deploy its global ABM (anti-ballistic missile) system," Mr Lavrov said.
    on Feb 12, 2008 By: Sergey Lavrov Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "We have always said that the Iskanders ...... might be deployed in the Kaliningrad region in one case only: if the ABM system is deployed in Poland and the Czech Republic," Ivanov said.
    on Feb 8, 2009 By: Sergei Ivanov Source: USA Today

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