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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

Aug 29, 2014

U.S. High-Altitude Missile System For S. Korea Upsets China, Russia, N. Korea, Poses Problem for South

The specter of Chinese warplanes buzzing U.S. and Japanese planes adds urgency to U.S. pressure for high-altitude defense in Asia against a still more formidable threat: that of missiles fired by North Korea and maybe even China... #China #South Korea #North Korea
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.... #China #South Korea #North Korea
Medvedev tells Romney to use head, reason when commenting

Aug 04, 2014

Russia waging massive war games as Ukraine recovers more territory

Russia launched massive air-force exercises in territory along its border with Ukraine on Monday that will include air-to-ground firing practices and missile tests, the Defense Ministry announced in Moscow... #China #South Korea #North Korea