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UK to install missiles atop roofs to guard London Olympics

Apr 29, 2012

UK to install missiles atop roofs to guard London Olympics

Britain's military has told residents of an upscale apartment development near the Olympic Park in east London it is installing a missile battery on top of a tower within their housing complex to defend the 2012 Games this summer. #London #NewsTracker #Olympics #United Kingdom #military #London Olympics #Missile defense
US pleased Pakistan informed India before missile test

Apr 26, 2012

US pleased Pakistan informed India before missile test

The US declined to criticise Pakistan for test-firing a nuclear-capable missile and considered it "most important" that Islamabad had informed New Delhi beforehand. #United States #India #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Victoria Nuland #Missile defense
Japan orders interception of N Korean rocket

Mar 30, 2012

Japan orders interception of N Korean rocket

Japan's defense minister on Friday ordered missile units to intercept a rocket expected to be launched by North Korea next month if it flies over Japan. #Japan #NewsTracker #Missile defense #Military of North Korea #Unha
US, Russia missile shield deal in two years ?

Mar 29, 2012

US, Russia missile shield deal in two years ?

US President Barack Obama is hopeful that he will be able to reach a consensus with Russia on the American missile defence system in Europe, on or before 2014. #Politics #United States #White House #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Russia #Nato #presidential election #Missile defense
Medvedev tells Romney to use head, reason when commenting

Mar 28, 2012

Medvedev tells Romney to use head, reason when commenting

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said on Tuesday a comment by US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, branding Russia the "number one geopolitical foe", smacked of Hollywood. #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Government #Vladimir Putin #Dmitry Medvedev #International relations #National missile defense

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Medvedev tells Romney to use head, reason when commenting

Sep 16, 2014

Russian Bombers Continue Probing U.S. Defenses

Russia’s recent Cold War-styled probing of North Atlantic defense zones along a path that could potentially offer its cruise missile-carrying Tu-95 bombers “firing solutions” in an actual nuclear war, is more political theatre than military threat, s...
Medvedev tells Romney to use head, reason when commenting

Sep 06, 2014

Seoul: North Korea again fires short-range projectiles, this time ahead of big Korean holiday

North Korea on Saturday continued its string of rocket and missile firings, launching three short-range projectiles into the waters off its east coast ahead of a major holiday celebrated by both Koreas, a South Korean defense official said...
Medvedev tells Romney to use head, reason when commenting

Aug 23, 2014

U.S., South Korea Differ On Air Defense Amid N.Korea Missile Tests, U.S. 'Pivot,' Focus On Iraq/ISIS

U.S. and South Korean strategists face disagreement on key aspects of defense of  the South against what a top U.S. defense official called “destabilizing behavior from North Korea....