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UFO or missile? (photos and video)

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posted on Jun, 10 2012 @ 08:59 AM
So I found this on RussiaToday...
I thought it will be a good thing if I post it on here and hear your views.

Is it a UFO or a Missile?

There is some pictures for you additionally-

A spaceship flying over Israel?
A satellite or a Russian ballistic missile?
An unidentified flying object observed in Middle East countries Thursday night has caused panic, with people calling the police to say they witnessed a UFO.

The mysterious shining object seen in the skies swirled around and looked like smoke, some observers said. The object gave off light and was followed by a smoke trail. The strange flying phenomenon was also reported in Georgia, Armenia, Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and other countries in the region.

The Israeli Defense Forces made a statement following the incident saying they were unaware of any operations in the area.

Some astronomical experts conjectured that the object was a satellite that had exploded in orbit, the Times of Israel reports. The newspaper also quoted a Lebanese report suggesting that the flying item was the remains of a meteorite, with its smashed pieces creating a dust trail that glowed behind it.

Prominent Israeli astronomer Dr. Yigal Pat-El, who is chairman of the Israeli Astronomical Association and an observatory director, told the Ediot Ahronot newspaper it is quite possible that the object was a ballistic missile.

"It most likely spun out of control and its remnants and the fuel was what people saw. It reached a height of 200-300 kilometers and that's why it was seen from so many locations," he told the newspaper.

Mr. Pat-El also said it was not a meteor: “It looked like a small body that suddenly started to grow and make spiral-like movements."
"After a while, it turned into a cloud….it looked like an object flying high above ground and then disintegrating," he added.

Suspicions that the shining flying object could be a missile were further fuelled by a Russian Defense Ministry statement saying the country had successfully test-fired a Topol strategic intercontinental ballistic missile.

The launch was made from Russia’s southern Astrakhan region to a testing area in Kazakhstan 3500 km from Israel’s northern border where the object was seen.

The Russian Vesti-24 news channel quoted unnamed military officials as saying the missile hit the practice target despite the fact that it had an unusual flight trajectory.

Similar reports of an object that went spiraling and then disappeared in the skies above Norway’s northern town of Tromso emerged in 2009. The Russian Defense Ministry later admitted it was a failed launch of a Bulava intercontinental missile.

So what do you think? Is it a UFO?
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posted on Jun, 10 2012 @ 09:02 AM
reply to post by hellzdoms

At least half a dozen threads on this already...and yes, it's a Russian Topol missile test.

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posted on Jun, 10 2012 @ 09:04 AM
reply to post by Chadwickus

Ahh alright.
Sorry did not realise.
Thanks for informing me

posted on Jun, 10 2012 @ 09:13 AM
reply to post by hellzdoms

no, cool man.....That's not a russian looks like a hologram to me, the trained observer and pilot

posted on Jun, 10 2012 @ 09:16 AM
reply to post by GBP/JPY

So what your saying someone is sending a bit of a batman like signal in the sky
Have you seen like this before?

posted on Jun, 10 2012 @ 09:18 AM
reply to post by hellzdoms

No worries...

Here's a couple of links if you want to have a read:

posted on Jun, 10 2012 @ 09:31 AM
reply to post by hellzdoms

hey's all in the book....basic instructions before leaving dramatic factual detail....
it states in one part to be on the watch for some imposter to able to make it look like flames fall from the sky....and this will be proof that an evil "fat basturd" is on the loose in the global scene

ps and I mean that book has ALL the details....

posted on Jun, 10 2012 @ 10:03 AM
As posted above, there is already a thread dedicated to this topic in the Aliens and UFOs forum, this one, so please keep on discussing it there.

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