Observation: Israel Can Gain Experience By Providing Systems To Defend
Ukraine Against Iranian Weapons
Dr. Aaron Lerner 16 October 2022
Ukrainian officials suggest that Israel has a golden opportunity to test in
the Ukraine the systems and methodologies which the Jewish State plans to
use to defend itself against future Iranian attacks.
This offer comes as the Iranians ramp up their supply to Russia of both
their suite of attack drones and ground to ground missiles.
We already have been involved.
When Putin tried to murder Israelis celebrating the Jewish New Year in Uman
with a massive Iranian drone attack Israel apparently had a hand in
facilitating the downing of the drones.
The downside of having Israeli systems and methodologies participate in a
practice war is that it offers the Iranians the opportunity to refine their
systems to overcome Israeli defenses.
But Israel also learns from the war and it is much more critical for us to
gain real experience than to be concerned that our adversaries also advance
on the learning curve.
Ideally our systems and methodologies prove to be a fantastic success which
serve to cause Iran to rethink the efficacy of an attack against Israel.
There is also the very real possibility that we find to our horror that our
systems and methodologies requires serious improvements and revisions to be
So put it brutally: the Ukrainians are offering the opportunity for
Ukrainian rather than Israeli lives to face the consequences of an Israeli
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