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South Korea amps up surveillance after North Korea fires several short-range projectiles into sea; US analyses details
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South Korea amps up surveillance after North Korea fires several short-range projectiles into sea; US analyses details

Experts say the North may increase these sorts of low-level provocations to apply pressure on the United States to agree to reduce crushing international sanctions.

US vows to remain 'relentless' to deter Iran's missile programme after Tehran unveils new ballistic weapon
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US vows to remain 'relentless' to deter Iran's missile programme after Tehran unveils new ballistic weapon

Iran unveiling a new ballistic missile with a 1,000-kilometre range was the latest show of military might by the country as it celebrates the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution at a time of heightened tensions with the United States.

Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile fired from rebel-held Hodeida as Riyadh-led coalition tries to liberate Yemeni city
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Saudi Arabia intercepts ballistic missile fired from rebel-held Hodeida as Riyadh-led coalition tries to liberate Yemeni city

Saudi air defences intercepted a ballistic missile fired from Yemen as a Riyadh-led military coalition pushes a major offensive to capture Hodeida

India successfully test-fires nuclear capable Dhanush ballistic missile off Odisha coast
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India successfully test-fires nuclear capable Dhanush ballistic missile off Odisha coast

India on Friday successfully test-fired the nuclear-capable 'Dhanush' ballistic missile with a strike range of 350 kilometers from a naval ship off Odisha coast

Agni-1 test fired: China tests ground-based missile interception system the same day, says system does not target any country
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Agni-1 test fired: China tests ground-based missile interception system the same day, says system does not target any country

China announced that it has successfully carried out a mid-course ground-based missile interception test within its own territory.

Saudi Arabia claims intercepting another ballistic missile fired from Yemen
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Saudi Arabia claims intercepting another ballistic missile fired from Yemen

The Saudi-led coalition on Saturday announced the interception of a ballistic missile fired from Yemen in a fresh attack by Houthi militias targeting Saudi border cities

Agni-5 ballistic missile successfully launched: Nuclear capable, surface-to-surface ICBM has strike range of over 5,000 kms
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Agni-5 ballistic missile successfully launched: Nuclear capable, surface-to-surface ICBM has strike range of over 5,000 kms

India successfully test-fired its nuclear capable surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-5 — the most advanced missile in the Agni series with a strike range of over 5,000 kilometres — from a test range off the Odisha coast

False ballistic missile alarm sparks panic across Hawaii; authorities say push alert was 'a mistake'
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False ballistic missile alarm sparks panic across Hawaii; authorities say push alert was 'a mistake'

A push alert that warned of an incoming ballistic missile to Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic on Saturday was a mistake, state emergency officials said.

Protests in Iran highlight socio-politico-economic malaise, likely to be credibility test for Hassan Rouhani govt
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Protests in Iran highlight socio-politico-economic malaise, likely to be credibility test for Hassan Rouhani govt

What reportedly started as a small gathering in Iran to denounce recent price rise and alleged corruption, possibly ignited by the Opposition "hardliners", has turned into an anti-regime protest.

US condemns missile strike over Riyadh by Houthi rebels, says doing so will prolong conflict in Yemen
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US condemns missile strike over Riyadh by Houthi rebels, says doing so will prolong conflict in Yemen

The US has strongly condemned a ballistic missile attack over Riyadh which Saudi Arabia claimed was launched from Yemen by Iran-backed Houthi rebels, saying such actions threaten regional security

Saudi Arabia intercepts missile over Riyadh: Yemeni rebels claim responsibility, say they were aiming at royal palace
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Saudi Arabia intercepts missile over Riyadh: Yemeni rebels claim responsibility, say they were aiming at royal palace

The Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Shiite rebels said it intercepted a missile fired over southern Riyadh on Tuesday while the Yemeni rebels said they targeted the royal palace in the kingdom's capital.

US says Iran supplied ballistic missile to Houthi rebels in Yemen, accuses Tehran of violating UN obligations
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US says Iran supplied ballistic missile to Houthi rebels in Yemen, accuses Tehran of violating UN obligations

US presented what it called "undeniable" evidence Thursday that ballistic missile fired by Huthi rebels in Yemen at Saudi Arabia last month was Iran made

Japan detects radio signals suggesting upcoming North Korean missile launch, govt source confirms
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Japan detects radio signals suggesting upcoming North Korean missile launch, govt source confirms

Japan has detected radio signals suggesting North Korea may be preparing for another ballistic missile launch

Donald Trump slams North Korea, calls it a 'cruel dictatorship' in Seoul's parliament
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Donald Trump slams North Korea, calls it a 'cruel dictatorship' in Seoul's parliament

Donald Trump slammed North Korea's "cruel dictatorship" and the severe political oppression inflicted on its people in a speech to Seoul's parliament on Wednesday

NATO urges 'global response' to North Korea's missile launch over Japan
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NATO urges 'global response' to North Korea's missile launch over Japan

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Friday called for a "global response" to North Korea's latest missile launch, calling it "a reckless breach of UN resolutions."

North Korea launches three missiles into sea, sparks tension with Japan, South Korea
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North Korea launches three missiles into sea, sparks tension with Japan, South Korea

North Korea early on Saturday fired several short-range projectiles into the sea off its east coast from its eastern Kangwon province,

Japan begins live-fire drills near Mount Fuji amid war of words between US, North Korea
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Japan begins live-fire drills near Mount Fuji amid war of words between US, North Korea

Japan's military began three days of live-fire drills near Mount Fuji today, an annual exercise that comes as regional tensions have flared following a war of words between the US and North Korea.

South Korean president Moon Jae-in urges Pyongyang not to resort to provocation in war with US
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South Korean president Moon Jae-in urges Pyongyang not to resort to provocation in war with US

South Korean president Moon Jae-in on Monday urged North Korea not to resort to any provocation as a joint war game with the US kicked off.

Donald Trump administration urges NSG members to back India's long pending application
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Donald Trump administration urges NSG members to back India's long pending application

Donald Trump's administration has urged all the members of the elite club to support India's long-pending application.

North Korea test fires inter-continental ballistic missile; sparks tension with Japan, South Korea, US
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North Korea test fires inter-continental ballistic missile; sparks tension with Japan, South Korea, US

North Korea successfully tested an inter-contentinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on 4 July, in the culimination of a decades-long ambition.