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North Korea test-fires two short-range missiles

Seoul says Pyongyang has fired two additional short-range missiles into the sea amid an ongoing joint drill by South Korea and the United States.South Korea’s Defense Ministry said the two projectiles were launched from North Korea’s east coast and flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) before landing in the high seas on Monday.The new development comes after the North fired four short-range Scud missiles into the sea last Thursday.North Korea routinely launches short-range missiles. 11 more words


Russia Tests-Fires Yars Ballistic Missile

By RIA Novosti on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

The Russian Strategic Missile Forces test-fired on Monday an RS-24 Yars intercontinental ballistic missile from a launch site in northwest… 153 more words

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Funny Modpack Story

Well, the other day I was playing my modpack, and finally found a village to live in. I couldn’t wait to use the ICBM mod, so I looked around for an excuse to cheat. 203 more words

Details of Indonesia's New Stealthy Missile Patrol Craft Revealed

15 April 2014

PT Lundin Klewang class FAC-M (photo : Audrey)

The Indonesian Navy’s (TNI-AL’s) new 63 m Klewang-class missile patrol craft will feature radar with wider coverage, missiles with longer range and a hull made from a new composite material. 89 more words


Crowdsourcing Turkey's Satellite Launch Vehicle

In July 2013, SSM concluded a contract with Roketsan to begin pre-conceptual work on a satellite launch vehicle (SLV). SSM has asked that the proposed SLV be capable of launching satellites into low-earth-orbit. 783 more words


Beyond the bomb: the Near-Term Iran Missile Threat

Source: Extracts from The Gulf Military Balance, the missile and the nuclear dimension

Iran’s existing missile forces give it the capability to attack targets in the Gulf and near its border with conventionally armed long-range missiles and rockets, and Iran can attack targets in Israel, throughout the region, and beyond with its longest-range ballistic missiles… 362 more words


Russia warns Ukraine against missile technologies proliferation

By Xinhua on Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Russia on Monday drew Kiev’s attention over media reports that a Ukrainian military-space enterprise had allegedly been negotiating with third countries on missile technology sale. 258 more words

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