Iran has tested its home-grown air defence system, designed to match the Russian S-300, the head of the Revolutionary Guards’ air defence has said.
Russian and Syrian military experts have established “a unified integrated air defense system” on Syrian territory amid the ongoing Damascus-Moscow cooperation against the terrorist groups operating in the Arab state.
Facebook was forced to shut down one of its artificial intelligence systems after researchers discovered that it had started communicating in a language that they could not understand. The incident evokes images of the rise of Skynet in the iconic Terminator series. Perhaps Tesla CEO Elon Musk is right about AI being the “biggest risk we face.”
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. […]
Azerbaijan’s actions in Nagorno-Karabakh are reason enough for Armenia to seek protection. Areg Galstyan On April 17, the Washington Times published an article by Lloyd Green, in which the author describes the Karabakh-Azerbaijani conflict, and its consequences for the whole region and international community. Many theses of my colleague are distorted and, therefore, readers may […]
Editor’s note: It is OK for an American to feel good, elated even, if something evil “done in our name” fails. By Gordon Duff with Dr. Bassam Barakat, Damascus with Press TV Tehran Breaking: Since putting this story up, Syrian officials agreed to talk to us about this. The reason this story was withheld […]
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 […]
Lockheed Martin has been awarded additional funding to provide equipment and technical support for Aegis Ashore test and operational systems in Poland. Much of China Could Be Targeted by US Aegis Ashore in S Korea – Russian General Staff WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Lockheed Martin has been awarded additional funding to provide equipment and technical support for Aegis Ashore […]
Ankara says talks on S-400s are advancing, in potentially historic deal that could cause serious concerns in NATO
“The Romanian leadership has turned the country into a [NATO] outpost and that is an outright threat against us. We told so to the Romanian side, including publicly,” Botsan-Kharchenko said.
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 […]
__________ Telesur China, Russia Agree to Counter US Anti-Missile System China and Russia have agreed to take unspecified “countermeasures” in response to a U.S. plan to deploy an anti-missile system in South Korea, state news agency Xinhua reported Friday. The countermeasures “will be aimed at safeguarding interests of China and Russia and the strategic balance […]
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.
Turkey’s domestically developed medium-altitude air defense system passes first test with full success
The Hisar-O medium altitude air defense system developed by Turkish defense contractors Roketsan and Aselsan completed its first test launch with 100 percent success in the central province of Aksaray.
© Yuri Smityuk/TASS MOSCOW, November 23. /TASS/. Russia’s space corporation Roscosmos and the Russian Academy of Sciences have started drafting the concept of a future national structure expected to issue warnings of potentially dangerous space objects, the director of the Russian Academy’s Institute of Astronomy, Boris Shustov, has told TASS. “Roscosmos and the Russian Academy of […]
SpaceX said Friday that evidence points to a large breach in the rocket’s helium system during a routine prelaunch test that turned into a devastating fireball three weeks ago.
Ukrainian media have reported that military engineers have made significant progress in the development of the Grom, a new tactical ballistic missile system, with R&D funding provided by a mysterious foreign buyer. Russian military experts comment on new system’s prospects, and ponder who the Ukrainians’ secret foreign partners might be. Last week, media in Ukraine’s Dnepropetrovsk […]
Alchemists have sought the secret of transmuting base metals into valuable gold for a very long time; now it appears that science has found and answer.
By the Open Societies Foundations of George Soros (with permissions) For almost 50 years, Palestinians have been living under an Israeli military regime that has wrongfully killed, injured, and abused them, while leaving them no real means to seek accountability. The sole system through which victims can pursue justice is a farce. The Military Advocate […]
Russia’s air defense system manufacturer Almaz-Antey has conducted successful testing of the newest Buk-M3 air defense missile system. The tests took place at the Kapustin Yar range near Astrakhan, Southern Russia, the company reported Friday.
Putting ICBMs onto railcars to make them both mobile and incognito seems like a perfectly logical response to the emplacement of NATO missiles close to Russia’s borders.
Iran developed this SAM system in response to the 2010 blocking of the sale of Russian S-300 systems and claims it is even better than the S-300.
In recent months we have seen the Russian S-300 and S-400 medium and long range SAM systems make the headlines. First the S-300 was at the centre of a political battle as the US expressed it’s displeasure at Russia’s sale of the missile system to Iran; secondly, the installation of an S-400 battery at […]
Russia’s electronic warfare equipment producer launched tests of a tactical electromagnetic combat complex fully integrated with latest air-defense systems. It guarantees complete neutralization of all enemy electronics.
Russia and India are yet to sign a contract for the supply of advanced S-400 air defense systems, a senior Russian official said in response to an Indian claim, which said the deal was already signed.
“These hacks specifically target financial institutions because smaller efforts result in much larger thefts,” said Shane Shook, a banking security consultant.
The highly-mobile system could simultaneously intercept up to ten ballistic missiles traveling at a speed of 5 kilometers per second.
Jim W. Dean – The public is asleep on fear porn motivating them to fund an aggressive offensive posture on the hoax grounds that it is defensive, and which can be defeated at one tenth the cost, where disarmament negotiations would be a much more sensible road to take. Who would be against that?
…from SouthFront One of the Russian military’s major successes of 2015 was the delivery of 80 thousand Ratnik sets to active military units. Russian Ministry of Defense will continue to buy Ratnik sets at a rate of 50 thousand a year for several more years, until all of its soldiers tasked with ground combat role […]