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A battery of Iron Dome, short-range missile defence system, is seen... News PhotoAirport,Arrival,Asphalt,Barack Obama,Ben Gurion,Ben Gurion Airport,Diplomacy,Helicopter,Horizontal,Iron Dome - Weapon,Israel,Missile,Order,Politics,US Marine Corps,US President,USAPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA battery of Iron Dome, short-range missile defence system, is seen behind a US Marine helicopter on the tarmac of Israel’s Ben Gurion airport ahead of the arrival of US President Barack Obama on March 20, 2013. Obama was on his way to Israel for the first time as US president, hoping to ease past tensions with his hosts and under pressure to narrow differences over handling Iran's nuclear threat. AFP PHOTO/MARCO LONGARI (Photo credit should read MARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images)