During a military parade, North Korea displayed the KN-08 intercontinental ballistic missile which has a range of to 10,000 kilometers.
Japan and the United States plan to complete the development of sea-based SM-3 Block IIA missile interceptor by the spring of 2017, the commissioner of Japan's Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Agency (ATLA) said on Saturday.
On October 7, 2015, four ships belonging to the Caspian Sea flotilla of the Russian Navy fired 26 long-range "Kaliber" cruise missiles (officially referred to as the 3M-14 by Russia, or by its NATO designation, SS-N-30), at 11 targets inside Syria. Show More Summary
Ted Cruz is the ballistic missile looking to blow apart the Republican party. He's the number one attacker of the Republican establishment, leading the...
Russian media followed that up by quoting Igor Morozov, a member of the Russian Federation Committee on International Affairs, confirming Chinese aircraft carrier, Lianoning, and a guided missile cruiser were heading to the area, and...Show More Summary
[youtube:mv3QNyxeXKk] With Russia's ongoing air strikes in Syria, including land-attack cruise missiles fired from Russian naval vessels in the Caspian Sea, Kyle Wilson has written a three-part series on Putin's strategy and motivations: Putin has shown a gift for improvisation, especially as regards extracting advantage from setbacks. Show More Summary
The high-tech cruise missiles fired on IS targets from the Caspian Sea were largely unknown to the West. Now that their efficiency has been demonstrated, military experts around the world are shocked.
UN aid chief calls for "real accountability" after at least 47 people killed in Sanban town in missile attack.
For what is believed to be the first time ever, China has fired a tactical missile at an extremely strong typhoon. Is this a new way to collect data on deadly storms or another attempt by the Chinese government at weather manipulation? Did the missile alter the...
Russian air and sea power is now actively giving cover to an ongoing Syrian military offensive. Four Russian naval vessels in the Caspian Sea fired cruise missiles at targets in Syria while Russian warplanes continue to strike anti-government rebel groups. The strategy bears a striking — but flipped — resemblance...
The Russian Navy received one submarine and seven warships and auxiliary vessels along with seven aircraft and other equipment in the third quarter of 2015, Deputy Defense Minister Yuri Borisov said Friday.
The Russian Defense Ministry has received two state of the art satellites as part of the country’s new missile early warning network, Deputy Minister Yuri Borisov said Friday.
Russia claims it hit 60 more targets in Syria in the last 24 hours. Apparently, some of the cruise missiles fired from the Caspian Sea crashed in Iran. Russia claims it ain't so. Very vigorously. The missile strike highlighted advances in Russian cruise missile technology. Show More Summary
Iranian officials have also denied the claims, made by unidentified U.S. officials.
The Washington Post reports that some of the missiles that Russia was shooting at Syrian rebels from their ships in the Caspian Sea fell short and hit Iran instead; Reports on Iranian TV indicated that an “unidentified flying object” had crashed and exploded in a village near near the Iranian city of Takab. A number […]
Iran on Friday declines to confirm or deny a claim by a US official that Russian missiles targeting rebels in Syria crashed in its territory this week. “We don’t confirm” this information, foreign ministry spokeswoman Afkham Marzieh said when asked about the claim. The US official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, had said the […]
The West’s allegations concerning Russian cruise missiles targeting Islamic State forces in Syria and falling into Iranian territory is a “blatant lie” and is part of psychological warfare, Iranian Brigadier General Moussa Kamali told Sputnik on Friday.
On Thursday, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that the alliance was concerned over intensified Russian military operations and cruise missile strikes on October 7 targeting Islamic State militant positions.
Ankara is continuing talks with NATO on boosting the alliance’s military potential in the country to include Patriot missiles, Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Tanju Bilgic said Friday.
On October 13 Russia’s Almaz-Antey missile manufacturer will present the results of its experimental destruction of a Boeing jet similar to the MH17 plane shot down over Ukraine last year to prove the jet was not shot down by modern Russian weapons, Russian media reported Thursday.