U.S., Allies Agree to Further Study Intel Swaps on North Korea Missiles

Global Security Newswire

The United States and its East Asia allies on Saturday agreed to further study possible trilateral information exchanges about the North Korean missile threat. The heads of defense for Washington, Seoul and Tokyo during a three-way discussion in Singapore “reaffirmed […]

Ballistic missile defence is good enough for Europe, but not for us?

Frank Harvey

The Senate National Defence Committee is holding another round of hearings on Canadian participation in ballistic missile defence (BMD). It’s about time – Canada’s current position on BMD is, in a word, perplexing. In November 2010, 28 NATO members met […]

Missile Defenses: Robust Testing Program Essential

Michaela Dodge

Missile defense is a proven technology; repeated tests have proved that the system is so accurate that it can “hit a bullet with a bullet.” The United States should continue to provide and encourage a rigorous missile defense testing program, even if it means that intercepts do not happen.

Ministry virtually rejects consideration for SM-3

The Korea Herald

The Defense Ministry has virtually rejected the Navy’s request to consider introducing the Standard Missile-3 mid-course interceptors, multiple sources privy to the issue told The Korea Herald on Monday.