Oct 8, 2020
Russia Reports Successful Test Launch of Hypersonic Missile
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday hailed the successful test launch of a new Zircon hypersonic cruise missile as a “big event” for the...
Oct 3, 2020
U.S. Signs 10-Year Military Cooperation Deal With Morocco
RABAT, Morocco (AP) — The United States and Morocco on Friday signed an accord that aims to strengthen military cooperation and the North African kingdom’s military...
Sep 14, 2020
Chinese Military Calls U.S. Biggest Threat to World Peace
BEIJING (AP) — China’s Defense Ministry on Sunday blasted a critical U.S. report on the country’s military ambitions, saying it is the U.S. instead that poses the...
Jun 19, 2020
Iran Test Fires ‘EW Resistant’ Cruise Missiles in Naval Drill
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran test fired cruise missiles in a naval exercise in the Gulf of Oman and northern Indian Ocean, state media reported Thursday. The report by the official...
Jun 15, 2020
Fire on French Nuclear Submarine Extinguished After 14 Hours
PARIS (AP) — After a 14-hour battle, firefighters extinguished a blaze that broke out on a French nuclear submarine during renovation work. The Defense Ministry said no one was...
May 27, 2020
Downward Trend: Southeast Asian Countries Cut Defense Spending
BEIJING — A study says Southeast Asian countries are cutting defense spending as a result of the economic crisis brought on by the coronavirus outbreak, potentially opening up...
Mar 9, 2020
Iwo Jima Hero, 96, Sees U.S. Warship Commissioned in His Honor
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A 96-year-old war hero looked on as military officials commissioned a U.S. Navy warship in honor of the veteran, the last surviving Medal of Honor recipient...
Mar 7, 2020
China Rejects Report It Fired Laser at Navy P-8A Poseidon
BEIJING (AP) — China’s Defense Ministry says a report one of its navy ships fired a laser last month at a U.S. Navy surveillance plane circling overhead does not...
Jan 18, 2020
Navy to Name Aircraft Carrier for Pearl Harbor Hero Doris Miller
HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Navy is expected to honor a World War II hero when a new aircraft carrier is named for Mess Attendant 2nd Class Doris Miller. The announcement is...
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