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NATO Takes Control Of U.S.-Built Missile Defense Shield For Europe Amid Russian Suspicion

Reuters | Paul Vale | Posted 07.08.2016 | Home

NATO took command of a U.S.-built missile shield in Europe on Friday after France won assurances that the multi-billion-dollar system would not be und...

Japan's Military On Alert After Suspected North Korean Missile Launch

Reuters | Paul Vale | Posted 06.21.2016 | Home

Japan's military was on alert for a possible North Korean ballistic missile launch, a government source said on Tuesday, with media reporting its navy...

REPORT: Iran Pursuing Ballistic Missile Work

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2014 | Home

* U.S. brought up missiles as Vienna nuclear talks resumed * Iran refusing to discuss ballistic missiles -Iranian official ...

A $380 Million Defense Boondoggle

Mark Pfeifle | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics
Mark Pfeifle

Regrettably, this isn't the only instance where Washington politicians have sacrificed America's security by treating the Pentagon budget like an ATM. There is a lot of money to be made in wasteful government spending, and nowhere more so than the Pentagon.

Obama Is Getting Missile Defense Right in Europe

Sean Kay | Posted 07.08.2012 | Home
Sean Kay

Perhaps it is time to get the politics out of missile defense and let threats, capacity and, indeed, science inform the national interest.

Missile defenses hobbled by uncertainties

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By R. Jeffrey SmithiWatch NewsAfter the successful U.S. interception of a simulated North Korean warhead in a 2007 test, Lt. Gen. Henry Obering III ex...

Pakistan Test-Fires Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2012 | Home

(Adds background) ISLAMABAD, April 25 (Reuters) - Pakistan successfully test-fired a nuclear-capable ballistic missile on Wednesday, t...

Russia's Disappearing Subs

Posted 12.04.2011 | Home

By David Axe, The Diplomat A debate is raging over whether Russia will soon decommission its three gigantic Typhoon-class nuclear-powered ballisti...