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Raytheon restarts its Standard Missile-2 production line

Due to global demand, Raytheon Company has restarted its Standard Missile-2 production line to meet the needs of four international customers who aligned requirements and pooled resources to make a ‘bundle’ purchase through foreign military sales. 160 more words


Japan, U.S. to mull quicker missile defense upgrades, deployment of Aegis Ashore

The Japan Times, 27 June 2017

Japan will consider increasing the pace of upgrades to its ballistic missile defense system in cooperation with the United States as the allies race to meet the threat posed by an effective increase in the speed of North Korean missiles, a Japanese government source said. 217 more words

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Head of Pasdaran to Rouhani: "Iran doesn't need to rely on foreigners"

Source: Tasnim News

Reacting indirectly to the words of President Hassan Rouhani, the head of the Iranian Pasdaran Ali Jafari, said that the IRGC and the Basij are ready to use their abilities for the reconstruction of the country and to improve the living condition of the Iranian people. 53 more words


Russian submarine successfully test-fires Bulava intercontinental missile

TASS Russian News Agency, 27 June 2017

The Russian Northern Fleet’s Project 955 underwater missile cruiser Yuri Dolgoruky has successfully test-fired a Bulava missile from the Barents Sea and hit all the designated targets at the Kura practice range in Kamchatka, Russia’s Defense Ministry reported on Monday. 270 more words

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Poland could break off US talks on anti-missile shield: report

Radio Poland, 26 June 2017

Poland could break off negotiations with the US to purchase a Patriot anti-missile shield over a disagreement about the deal, the Dziennik Gazeta Prawna daily has said. 269 more words

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Israel Tests Sea-Launched LORA Missile

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has successfully completed a firing trial with the Long-Range Artillery weapon system (LORA), marking as part of the demonstration and validation phases of the system, under a number of procurement programs involve the system. 258 more words


Seymour Hersh Questions US Tomahawk- Missile-strike Against Syrian Airbase

25 June 2017 | Ray McGovern | Consortiumnews

“Legendary investigative reporter Seymour Hersh is challenging the Trump administration’s version of events surrounding the April 4 “chemical weapons attack” on the northern Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun – though Hersh had to find a publisher in Germany to get his information out. 393 more words