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China Tests Ground Missile Defense System

China launched its first ground-based midcourse missile defense interception test in four years on Monday, a move experts said would further improve China's long-range...

Test of US-Japanese missile interceptor fails again

A test of a US missile interceptor failed in Hawaii on Wednesday (Jan 31), a defence official said, marking the second such unsuccessful attempt...

Erdogan says officials to meet to ‘finalise’ Russia defence deal

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday that Turkish and Russian officials would meet in the coming days to finalise the deal for Russia...

Israel mounts Iron Dome battery on warship: military

Israel mounted a battery of its Iron Dome anti-missile system on a warship Monday, as the vaunted rocket interceptor went operational at sea for...

Exercise Artemis Strike showcases US Army’s ability to work seamlessly with multinational partners

More than 200 soldiers from the 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command participated in Artemis Strike 2017, a German-led multinational tactical live fire...
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Sweden picks US Patriot missile system over European rival

Sweden announced Tuesday it has chosen the US Patriot missile defence system over that of a Franco-Italian rival, in an estimated one billion-euro deal. The...

Kremlin Defends Missile Deal with Saudi Arabia

The Kremlin says an agreement to sell Russian missiles to Saudi Arabia does not pose a threat to any other country. Speaking on October...

Saudi Arabia Agrees Deal for Russian S-400 Missile Defense Systems

Saudi Arabia have agreed a deal to purchase S-400 missile defense systems from Russia on Thursday, during the state visit of King Salman Bin...

Australia’s new frigates to feature long-range missile defence system

Australia’s new frigates will be equipped with a long-range missile defence system to counter threats from rogue states like North Korea, officials announced Tuesday. Canberra...

Russia to Start Delivering S-400 Systems to Turkey Within Two Years

The delivery of Russian-made S-400 (NATO reporting name: SA-21 Growler) air defense missile systems to Turkey will begin within two years, Turkish Undersecretary for...