September 25, 2021
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Soft kill
Laser technology for precision attack

A Directed Energy Weapon (DEW) is still in its nascence but there are signs that it could soon bloom into effective reality. India has already made some progress in the use of laser energy for the precision delivery of bombs and is aiming to create a directed energy beam powerful enough and focused enough to be able to knock out enemy missiles, both conventional and nuclear tipped, up to seven kilometers in altitude during the terminal phase of flight.

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