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    1. North Korea leader hails 'miracle' missile test

      AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 25 11:54 PM

      North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has hailed the recent test of a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) -- which was viewed with wary scepticism outside the reclusive state -- as a miraculous leap forward. A fully developed SLBM capability would take the North Korean nuclear threat to a new level, allowing deployment far beyond the Korean peninsula and the potential to retaliate in the event...

    2. By James Pearson SEOUL (Reuters) - Photographs showing a North Korean missile launched from a submarine were manipulated by state propagandists and the country may be years away from developing such technology, analysts and a top U.S. military official said on Tuesday. North Korea, sanctioned by the United States and United Nations for its missile and nuclear tests, said on May 9 it had ...

    3. Pentagon plans long-range missile defense radar in Alaska

      Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 22 03:23 PM

      By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Defense Department on Friday announced plans to deploy a new long-range radar in central Alaska that would help the U.S. missile defense system better discern potential enemy missiles launched by Iran or North Korea and increase the capacity of interceptors in the ground in Alaska and California. Raytheon Co, Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp are...

    4. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un praised scientists’ recent test of a submarine-launched ballistic missile, calling it an “eye-opening miracle” and a “historical event” that has given the country a powerful new weapon.

    5. Help from the West building a defense system would provoke a negative response from Russia.

    6. By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S.-supplied missile shield to protect Gulf nations against Iranian attacks will take years to complete, requiring a step-up in regional trust, more U.S. sales of sensitive weapons, and intensive U.S. training to avoid mishaps in the volatile region. A renewed joint commitment to build the regional defense system was one of the few firm outcomes of ...

    7. Ukraine open to hosting missile-defense system

      Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 20 12:34 PM

      KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine is open to considering proposals to place a ballistic missile-defense system on its territory to ward off the risk of attacks from Russia, a senior Ukrainian defense official said Wednesday. So far no one has offered.

    8. N. Korea sub missile claim 'looks like a bluff'

      AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 13 02:48 AM

      North Korea's claim that it launched a ballistic missile from a submarine was mostly likely a bluff and the images it released appear photoshopped to overstate the regime's military power, US experts said Tuesday. Pyongyang state media announced triumphantly on Saturday that a new submarine-launched ballistic missile had been tested successfully, under the personal supervision of the country's ...

    9. The U.S. Defense Department on Friday announced plans to deploy a new long-range radar in central Alaska that would help the U.S. missile defense system better discern potential enemy missiles launched by Iran or North Korea and increase the capacity of interceptors in the ground in Alaska and California. Raytheon Co, Northrop Grumman Corp and Lockheed Martin Corp are competing to build the new...

    10. Russian missile producer appeals against EU sanctions

      Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 22 04:54 AM

      Russian missile manufacturer Almaz-Antey said on Friday it had filed an appeal against European Union sanctions imposed on it over the crisis in Ukraine. The state-owned firm is one of a number of Russian defense firms placed under sanctions by the EU and the United States. The EU accuses Moscow of supplying pro-Russian separatists in east Ukraine with heavy weaponry, including surface-to-air ...

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