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Russia defends Iran missile sale

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, MOSCOW: Russia confirmed Monday plans to sell Iran sophisticated air defense missile systems but said the deal, which has drawn criticism from the United States and Israel, was legal and would not upset the balance of power in […]

Israel Test Fires Arrow Anti-Missile Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Jerusalem: Israel conducted a successful test-firing of its Arrow anti-missile missile against an Iranian-style rocket on Friday, just a day after the Jewish state ratcheted up the rhetoric against Tehran over its suspected nuclear weapons programme. “The test's […]

Israel Voices Worry Over Iran Russia Missile Deal

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Jerusalem: Israel on Sunday lambasted Russia over the sale of anti-missile systems to arch-enemy Iran, the latest round of what the local press has dubbed the “Iranian-Israeli arms race.” Iran, already under intense international pressure over its nuclear […]

Russia To Test Fire New Submarine Based Ballistic Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Moscow: Russia will this month test fire a new ballistic missile designed to carry a nuclear payload up to 8,000 kilometres (5,000 miles) from a submarine, a top scientist with the programme said Friday. “A new test firing […]

Successful Test For The Arrow Weapon System

Israel Aircraft Industries, Jerusalem: Another successful test of the “Arrow” weapon system was conducted today. It was the fourteenth Arrow Interceptor test, and the ninth test of the complete weapon system. It was a routine development test, as part of […]

Syria boosts accuracy of its Scud D missile

haaretz daily, Syria has introduced significant changes in the advanced model of the Scud D missile that gives it greater guidance capability and accuracy, according to Western missile experts. The evaluations were based on an examination of pieces of a […]

India Successfully Test Fires Supersonic Cruise Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Bhubaneswar: India on Wednesday successfully test-fired an army version of its supersonic BrahMos cruise missile that was jointly developed with Russia, a defence officer said. The missile was tested from Indias Chandipur-on-sea site, 200 kilometres (125 miles) northeast […]

Russian Missile Force: All Test Launches in 2005 Successful

RIA Novosti, MOSCOW: All missile test launches in 2005 in Russia were completed successfully, and showed the strong professional level of personnel, and the reliability of the missiles, the Strategic Missile Force press service said Wednesday. “The Strategic Purpose Missile […]

Britain Certain Iran Developing Long-Range Weapons

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, London: British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw said Tuesday it was an “incontrovertible” fact that Iran was developing long-range missiles. But he stopped short of asserting that Tehran was using its fledgling nuclear programme — currently under intense scrutiny […]

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