Japan deployed its Patriot missile defence system on Saturday after North Korea threatened to fire ballistic missiles over the country towards the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, local officials and reports said.
North Korea dismissed warnings by U.S. President Donald Trump that it would face “fire and fury” if it threatened the United States and outlined detailed plans on Thursday for a missile strike near the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam.
Earlier, North Korea revealed a plan to launch a missile towards Guam by mid-August
A missile factory currently being built by Iran in Lebanon will be 50 meters below the ground and fortified against Israeli airstrikes, according to a report by the French media outlet Intelligence Online.
Gordon gives us the lowdown on the US offensive move to place missiles well inside Syrian territory
Jim W. Dean – Once again we have Putin at another major Russian world forum where he can talk without a teleprompter to a diverse audience in the style of Roosevelt’s fireside chats, minus how they were written for an eight grade education level.
Iran has built a third underground ballistic missile production factory and will keep developing its missile programme, the semi-official Fars news agency quoted a senior commander of the elite Revolutionary Guard as saying.
Is Pyongyang conducting missile tests to enable the delivery of the THAAD missile system and “grease the skids” in South Korea? – Ann Today North Korea reportedly launched a Pukguksong-2 missile (KN-15) – which was defined by the South as a solid-fuel intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) using technology related to its submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM), according to NK News. […]
Sputnik/Moscow: Russian engineers are designing new advanced airships which may become a potent element of the country’s anti-ballistic missile defenses. A Blimp on the Radar: NSA’s ‘Hover Hammer’ Spied on ‘International’ New York Shipping Data On May 6, 1937, the German passenger airship Hindenburg crashed in the US during a docking attempt, dealing a critical blow to the […]
President Trump is preparing to reverse the Obama-era policy banning the sale of advanced guided missiles to Saudi Arabia.
Editor’s note: As Trump takes the gloves off and scraps existing missile treaties, Russia is putting into service a heavy missile capable to carrying up to 20 warheads with far higher accuracy and reliability than anything the US has in the pipeline.
…from SouthFront USSR’s first genuinely intercontinental bomber, the Tu-95 is practically a contemporary of the US B-52 Stratofortress, having entered operational service in 1956 at which time it acquired its iconic NATO reporting name of “Bear”. However, since the Tu-95 production continued until 1992, the Russian Bear fleet is considerably younger than the US B-52 […]
Russia has suspended the memorandum of understanding on flight safety in Syria with the United States amid the US missile strike on Syria’s Shayrat military airfield, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry’s statement.
…from SouthFront One of a multitude of stories in the usual barrage of anti-Russia war hysteria, concerns the reported deployment of a brand-new weapon system whose existence, if confirmed, would represent a transgression against the Intermediate Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. The INF Treaty has been in force since the late 1980s and bans land-based cruise […]
Jim W. Dean – Syria had to have fired its S-200s at the Israeli planes coming in on afterburner to fire their own missiles and then scoot, for the S-200s to have time to reach them before getting inside Syria
Russia has deployed Bastion and Bereg coastal defense missile and artillery systems during a military exercise now ongoing at a Back Sea naval base in Novorossiisk, Black Sea Fleets spokesman Vyacheslav Trukhachev told Sputnik. “The Bastion crews conducted simulated missile launches at surface ships, and Bereg self-propelled artillery systems moved in to practice antiamphibious defense,” Trukhachev said. […]
Iran wants to increase its defense tech cooperation with Russia, including the joint development of more anti-missile defense systems and fighter aircraft, Emad Abshenass of Iran Press told Sputnik. Iran’s Homegrown Bavar Ground-to-Air Missile System Still Lags Behind S-300 On Thursday, Iranian army commander Major General Ataollah Salehi told Tasnim News that Iran has produced […]
Iran has successfully tested the Russian-made S-300 surface-to-air missile defense system, which the Islamic Republic has purchased from Russia and integrated into the defense system of the country. The Iranian Fars news agency reported on Sunday that the missile system successfully detected, tracked, and intercepted a ballistic missile during the test launch. The test-firing was […]
Ankara says talks on S-400s are advancing, in potentially historic deal that could cause serious concerns in NATO
Russia has clandestinely deployed a new intermediate-range cruise missile in violation of a treaty that helped end the decades-long Cold War, according to a report published on Tuesday.
Jim W. Dean – It saddens me to see U.S. spokespersons reaching into the Joseph Goebbels bag of tricks of, “If you are going to tell a lie, make it a big one as they are easier to get over on the public.
McNeilly has accused the British government of “endangering the public and spending billions upon billions of taxpayers’ money for a system so broken it can’t even do the tests that prove it works.”
MOSCOW, January 23. /TASS/. A fifth-generation anti-aircraft missile system based on the Buk medium-range air defense missile complex can be developed within 7-10 years, Director of the Tikhomirov R&D Institute of Instrument-Making Yuri Bely told TASS. Russian air defense systems in demand on global arms market The Tikhomirov R&D Institute of Instrument-Making is part of […]
The pictures seemingly prove what western intelligence agencies have long suspected: Russia has provided Syria with a wide array of the most advanced missiles in its possession.
South Korea is committed to deploying an advanced US missile defense system this year despite opposition from China, a minister said Wednesday, even as opposition lawmakers headed to Beijing with a different message.
Now that the Syrians with their Russian, Iranian, Kurdish and Hezbollah allies are turning the tide and actually winning the war, we are starting to see the Israelis taking a more active role in the conflict. First they launched an airstrike, now it is is a missile strike, both targeting areas near the Syrian capital, Damascus.
Iran has managed to increase production of ballistic missiles despite budget constraints by streamlining the manufacturing process, the commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps’ air and missile force said.
Syrian War Report – December 5, 2016: Russia To Deliver More Missile Strikes Against Targets In Syria?
On December 3, Syrian government forces broke again Al-Nusra-led militant coalition (Jaish al-Fatah) defense lines in Aleppo city significant areas west of the Aleppo International Airport.
Tactical short-range ballistic missile systems Iskander-M Responding to the threat posed by US cruise missiles, which could be launched from sites in Eastern Europe, Russia will be forced to deploy its own ballistic missiles in its westernmost region, the head of the Russian Senate Defense Committee warned. “One of the reasons why Russia opposed the […]