WASHINGTON, March 7 (UPI) — The Pentagon said Iran should be held accountable for destabilizing the Middle East even while diplomatic efforts to resolve the nuclear dispute are under way. U.S. Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby, a spokesman for Defense […]
Israel said it seized Syrian-made rockets on board the ship Israel says it has seized a ship carrying advanced Iranian weapons made in Syria that was heading towards Gaza. The Panamanian-flagged vessel was boarded by Israeli naval commandos in the […]
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian Defense Ministry has equipped its Qadr H and Qiam ballistic missiles with its newly developed Multiple Reentry Vehicle (MRV) payloads, a military hi-tech owned only by a handful of the world states. The two missiles are […]
WASHINGTON, Mar. 4, 2014 – The Defense Department’s Missile Defense Agency continues to develop technology and work with its partners amid growing ballistic missile threats around the world, the agency’s director said here today. Navy Vice Adm. James D. Syring […]
Tehran has previously used missiles to defend itself, and will do it again if necessary, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on March 2, Iran’s ISNA News Agency reported.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s defense minister said on Saturday his ministry plans to equip Navy vessels and submarines with missile capability.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan says Iran can build any type of missile.
Iran is still believed capable of fielding a long-range ballistic missile that could hit the United States by next year. “The prediction or the assessment of 2015 remains, from my understanding,” the top U.S. nuclear-combat commander said at a Senate […]
The February 2014 issue of AFPC’s Defense Dossier features a series of articles on the missile threats facing the United States and the strategies to confront those threats. The articles in this Defense Dossier are drawn from presentations featured at AFPC’s […]
A recent article in Newsweek reported that “according to a well-placed intelligence source,” in 2007 Saudi Arabia began to purchase CSS-5 (DF-21) ground-to-ground missiles from China. While similar reports appeared in the past, the recently published information is distinguished by […]