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Mar 03, 2018
Kraken or Sanction? Russians get creative with names for country's new nuclear weapons in online contestRussians are showering the defense ministry with proposed names for the country's new nuclear weapons, relishing the online contest announced by President Vladimir Putin in his state-of-the-nation address on Thursday.
Feb 26, 2018
Donald Trump wants grand military parade to be held in Washington on Veterans Day or US Independence DayEarlier in February, Donald Trump ordered the Pentagon to plan a grand parade to show "appreciation" for the armed forces, an unusual move aimed at showcasing the might of the world's most powerful military.
Feb 13, 2018
Pentagon says China pursuing military modernisation to reorder Indo-Pacific region, achieve 'global preeminence'China is 'coercing' its neighbours to reorder the Indo-Pacific region to its advantage, the Pentagon has told Congress amid Beijing flexing its muscles in the East and South China Sea.
Feb 09, 2018
Jim Mattis says Donald Trump wants military parade in Washington, leaves options open for another locationUS defence secretary Jim Mattis said on Thursday he believed President Donald Trump wants Washington, DC, to be the setting for a parade to honour the US military but left open the possibility that it could be staged elsewhere.
Feb 07, 2018
US urges India and Pakistan to address tensions, wants Islamabad to 'restrain' its nuclear programmeThe US needs to encourage India and Pakistan to address their tensions in order to reduce the risk of a nuclear war, a top Pentagon official told lawmakers on Tuesday
Feb 05, 2018
US on track to reduce nuclear arsenal, says state department; asks Russia to follow suit under START accordThe United States, which just unveiled a new aggressive nuclear strategy reminded Russia to uphold its commitments.
Feb 04, 2018
US nuclear policy brings world 'closer to annihilation, says Iran minister Mohammad Javad ZarifArray
Feb 03, 2018
US to increase nuclear capabilities to counter Russia, critics say move could bolster new kind of arms raceConcerned about Russia’s growing tactical nuclear weapons, the United States will expand its nuclear capabilities, a policy document said, a move some critics say could increase the risk of miscalculation between the two countries
Feb 02, 2018
India is a key player in Donald Trump's South Asia strategy: PentagonIndia is a key player in Donald Trump's South Asia Strategy, the Pentagon has said, adding that New Delhi has offered US with aviation maintenance.
Jan 27, 2018
US, South Korea will continue to put pressure on Pyongyang to give up nukes: Jim MattisThe US and South Korea are going to keep tightening the screws on Pyongyang so that the hermit state gives up its nuclear program, Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said