SEOUL, Nov. 26 (Yonhap) — China’s top diplomat to Seoul said Wednesday he is opposed to the possible U.S. deployment of an advanced missile-defense (MD) system in South Korea as it would hurt Sino-Korean ties, a lawmaker said. The United […]
MOSCOW, November 25. /TASS/. Russia’s Borei class strategic submarine, the Alexander Nevsky, is due to launch the Bulava missile later this month, a source in the headquarters of the Russian Navy told TASS on Tuesday. “It is planned that in […]
In the middle of December, the Navy of Russia will receive the third of eight state-of-the-art submarines of Project 955 Borei, a strategic nuclear cruiser. The new sub will be called Vladimir Monomakh. Project 955 submarines thus replace strategic submarine […]
The U.S. Air Force‘s Global Strike Command has deployed a new wireless network system to several missile alert facilities across the intercontinental ballistic missile enterprise. Communications project officers and the 24th Air Force’s cyber experts collaborated to identify vulnerabilities of the network, the Air Force said Nov. 3 […]
Senior officials from North Korea and Russia agreed to increase efforts to resume six-party talks, which ended in 2007, on Pyongyang’s nuclear program. The decision was made when both sides met in Moscow last week, South Korea’s Yonhap reported, citing KCNA, […]
OSAN AIR BASE, South Korea — U.S. and Republic of Korea air defenders across the Korean peninsula culminated the third annual Korean Peninsula Missile Defender of the Year competition with a banquet at U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan’s Dragon Hill Lodge […]
In November 2014, Russia announced that it would build two new nuclear plants in Iran, in spite of faltering negotiations on Iran’s nuclear programme. Days later, Russia told the United States that it intended to curtail US-Russian efforts to secure […]
BEIJING — Washington and Beijing have agreed that a nuclear test by North Korea would lead to its further isolation and set back efforts to restart regional talks on its nuclear disarmament, a U.S. envoy said. After talks in Beijing on […]
ANKARA — Turkey’s procurement bureaucracy is rethinking a multibillion dollar program to build the country’s first air and missile defense program, keeping “all options open,” including scrapping the existing competition and merging it with a longer-range program with better capabilities.
China’s JL-2 second-generation intercontinental-range submarine-launched ballistic missile, which has the ability to reach the continental USA, is already believed to be deployable by the People’s Liberation Army, reports Huanqiu, the Chinese-language website of the nationalistic Global Times tabloid.