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Russia Drives HASC StratForces Markup: Weather Satellites, Missile Defense, & RD-180

Breaking Defense

CAPITOL HILL: Fear of the bear drives much of this year’s Strategic Forces subcommittee mark-up, from space launch rockets to nuclear warheads. But Rep. Doug Lamborn doesn’t think the draft language does quite enough about the resurgent threat of Russia […]

Chinese Military Expert Warns of THAAD Risks to Regional Security

Sputnik News

Expect China to respond with counter measures if the US goes ahead with placing their THAAD battery in South Korea, warned a senior researcher at the state-run China Institute of International Studies. © AP Photo/ Lockheed Martin Teng Jianqun, director […]