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India hopes to avoid US sanctions over Russian missile deal

India is hopeful it will avoid US sanctions over its purchase of Russia's S-400 missile system, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told AFP. New Delhi has...

Turkey says US distorted meeting, but Pompeo stands by it

Turkey on Thursday accused the US State Department of making false claims about rows during a meeting between the top US and Turkish diplomats,...

Pentagon expects Turkey to buy US missile system

US Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said Tuesday he was confident that Turkey would drop its plan to purchase the Russian S-400 missile defense...

Russia to train 100 Chinese servicemen for second regiment of S-400

MOSCOW: About 100 Chinese military servicemen will undergo a course of instruction in Russia in March-June in the operation of the air defense system...

US Warns Turkey Again Over Purchase of Russian Air Defense System

The U.S. State Department said it had warned Turkey that if it goes ahead with the purchase of a Russian air defense system. State...

Erdogan determined to go ahead with Russian missile deal

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday it was "out of the question" to reconsider a controversial deal to buy a top-line Russian anti-missile...

US deploys THAAD missile defense in Israel for exercise

The United States has deployed its advanced THAAD missile defense system temporarily to Israel for a joint military exercise, the first of its kind,...

Israel, US test ballistic missile interceptor

Israel said it carried out a successful test Tuesday with the United States of ballistic missile interceptors jointly developed by the allies, in the...

NATO, Russia to hold talks amid missile treaty crisis

Nato and Russian officials will hold talks this week, the alliance said Monday, with the future of a key Cold War era arms treaty...

Trump vows to boost America’s missile defence

President Donald Trump vowed on Thursday to boost America’s missile defence systems, including by investing in technology to protect against the threat of sophisticated...