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US State Dept approves sale of 66 F-16 fighters to Taiwan

Washington: The US State Department on Tuesday approved the sale of 66 F-16 fighters to Taiwan, in a move expected to anger Beijing. Taiwan will...

Hypersonics Remain Top Priority for Pentagon

A hypersonic weapon moving at five times the speed of sound can travel across the Pacific Ocean in just over 100 minutes. U.S. adversaries...

US Army Futures teaming with industry on advanced robotics, sensors

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND: Army Futures Command is soliciting industry for information on emerging technologies in robotics and sensors to enhance the targeting capabilities of...

India says may rethink ‘no first use’ policy on nuclear weapons

India has stuck to its commitment of 'no first use' of nuclear weapons but future policy will depend on the situation, the defence minister...

North Korea fires missiles, rejects further talks with South

North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range missiles into the sea on Friday and launched a scathing attack on "foolish" calls for...

US Envoy Tells Germany: Spend More on Defense or We Move Troops to Poland

An envoy of U.S. President Donald Trump suggested on Friday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's unwillingness to boost defense spending might give the United States...

Russians killed in missile test blast were working on ‘new weapons’

Moscow: Russia's nuclear agency chief on Monday confirmed that five scientists killed last week were developing "new weapons" and vowed to continue testing despite...

Residents told to evacuate after rise in radiation levels near Russian blast site

Radiation levels were up to 16 times the norm in a nearby town, the national weather service said Tuesday August 13th, after an explosion...

‘Every brick will be countered with a stone,’ PM Imran warns Modi against action...

Prime Minister Imran Khan, while addressing a special session of the Azad Jammu and Kashmir (Free Jammu and Kashmir) legislative assembly on Wednesday, warned...

UN chief calls for ‘maximum restraint’ in occupied Kashmir

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres on Thursday called for India “to refrain from taking steps that could affect the status of Jammu and Kashmir”. “The...