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Video: 15 missiles intercepted at once by Israel's Iron Dome

A video going viral online shows 15 missiles reportedly being shot into the sky in Israel, and moments later the Iron Dome missile-intercepting technology quickly dispatches all of the incoming attacks.

Gaza death toll surpasses 300 in latest Israeli incursion

Jerusalem - As Palestinian deaths rose Saturday to well over 300, Israeli officials said their stepped-up bombing attack had destroyed 95 rocket-launching sites and 13 tunnels under the borders of the Gaza Strip.

Israeli defense expert says Israel vastly inflating Hamas rockets

Prize-winning Israeli defense expert says numbers inflated by as much as 90%, Israel says Hamas makes sophisticated long-range rockets in Gaza.

US drone strike kills at least 13 people in northwest Pakistan

Bannu - A US drone strike on Wednesday killed at least 13 people in a suspected militant compound in Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt, as the country's military wages a major offensive against insurgent hideouts.

Two U.S. drone strikes kill at least five militants in Pakistan

Bannu - At least five militants were killed in two separate U.S. drone strikes early Wednesday in a northwest tribal district where Pakistan has this week launched a major military offensive.

Op-Ed: Battleground in Eastern Mediterranean is heating up fast

As if the 80,000 dead in Syria are not the result of a war, Israel warns Russia that shipping missiles to Assad could result in war in the region. Meanwhile, Russia has sent at least 12 warships into the Mediterranean to protect its assets in Tartous.

U.S. sending troops and missiles to Turkey

The U.S. will be sending two batteries of Patriot missiles as well as four-hundred troops to Turkey as part of a NATO force meant to protect Turkish territory from possible missile attacks from Syria.

Op-Ed: Russia admits to Assad’s likely end

Mideast crisis continues as Russia admits to Bashar al-Assad 'losing control' of Syria. Syria's chemical weapons could be ready for usage as Assad's forces fire scud missiles at rebels. Assad could be removed from power before or during March 2013.

Video: Hamas rockets intercepted by Israel's 'Iron Dome'

A rare video captures events as Israel's "Iron Dome" missile defense system shoots down incoming Hamas rockets near Ashkelon, close to the Gaza border.

Op-Ed: Iran supplies Gaza militants with advance Fajr-5 Missiles

The Middle East conflict heats up as Iran sends boatload of Fajr-5 missiles to Gaza to launch at Tel Aviv after it admits to pulling strings in Gaza crisis. Iran’s action could escalate the conflict as the Israeli Air Force targets more launch sites.

Op-Ed: Another Arab-Israeli conflict begins

As rockets fall on Israel, Obama quietly removes Hamas terrorist from U.S. watch-list. For the first time ever Hamas launches rockets on the Holy City of Jerusalem. And Gaza cease-fire collapses as new explosions are heard in Tel Aviv.

Op-Ed: North Korea threatens US with its advance missiles

North Korea says mainland America is now within its missile range as tensions between North and South Korea tightens, the North warns US about its advance missiles following South deal. The North Korean threats could be designed to assess US response.

Tenants in Fred Wigg Tower lose bid to stop missiles on roof

London - Tenants of a London residential complex tried to get the High Court to prevent surface-to-air missiles being placed on the roof of their building during the London Olympics.

Op-Ed: Hamas rocket attacks barrage Israelis

Hamas terror rockets barrage Israel. Barak says Egypt must bring Sinai under control now. The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) general warns that terror will move to the east. And the U.S. condemns rocket attacks on Israel.

Op-Ed: U.S. drone strikes anger Yemeni civilians

Recent U.S. airstrikes breed anger and sympathy for al-Qaeda, the U.S. is losing Yemeni hearts and minds, Yemeni Nobel laureate says ineffective U.S. drones strikes are killing civilians, and the U.S. drone attacks are backfiring on Obama’s plan.

Londoners to form human shield to keep missiles from their homes

London - Residents in the Olympic stadium area are threatening to form human barricades to prevent missiles being installed on their rooftops for the games.

Op-Ed: Putin plans Russian military modernization

During his political campaign, Putin says he will spend billions to build up Russia’s military as a safeguard against the current international uncertainty. This one issue appears to find agreement among all Russians.

Op-Ed: Mideast nuclear arms race heats up

Iran seeks short buildup time for assembling its nuclear weapons, while Israel procures another submarine with nuclear strike capability.

UK preparing for war or for the Olympic Games?

London - London appears to be expecting a 9/11-style attack during the Olympics and are prepared to shoot down an airliner should one appear to pose a threat.

London Olympics: Missiles to be placed on residential flats

London - Local residents in east London are alarmed by UK government plans to site missiles on the roofs of residential apartments as part of the security measures for the Olympic Games.

Op-Ed: The Death of Truth - Dangerously doubting the IAEA report on Iran

Fallout from the misleading intelligence that led to the 2003 War in Iraq is now leading the international community into dangerous, reactive scepticism of the IAEA's damning report on Iran’s now exposed nuclear weapons program.

US Defence Sec. Gates: Europe could face Iranian missile attacks

Washington - US Defence Secretary Robert Gates says Iran would be capable of attacking Europe with possibly hundreds of missiles by 2018, prompting NATO to build missile defence systems in Europe.

4 dead in northwest Pakistan by U.S. missiles, 5 injured

Islamabad - United States missiles killed at least four people in the northwest region of Pakistan, while injuring 5 others as a U.S. drone fired into a suspected militant hideout.

Pentagon sets war games for potential long-range Iranian missiles

The United States military establishment will begin preparations for the threat of long-range missiles from Iran, a move that may confirm the future existence of a nuclear-armed Iran.

Thailand seizes plane loaded with weapons from North Korea

Thailand authorities have seized a Soviet Il-76 aircraft from North Korea carrying 40 tons of weapons to an unknown destination. Five crew members have also been detained.

With nuclear missiles inspections expiring, other options exist Special

As the U.S. treaty inspections of Russian nuclear missile production are set to expire this week, the expiration may yield other more positive alternatives.

Iran, missiles underscore differences between Russia and the U.S.

While Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sought Russian support for potential Iranian sanctions, a new rift over U.S. missile plans demonstrates the complexities between the two nations.

Iran tests missiles capable of hitting U.S. bases, Israel

Iran successfully test-fired long-range missiles Monday that can reach targets in Israel and U.S. bases in the region. The elite Revolutionary Guards test-fired the Shahab-3 and Sajjil rockets.

Iran launches missile tests, long-range test set for Yom Kippur

In what appears to be a message to Israel and Western powers, Iran conducted missile tests of short-range and surface-to-surface munitions on Sunday - just two days after the disclosure of their second nuclear enrichment plant.

Venezuela Admits It Will Buy Missiles From Russia

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez confirmed that the Venezuelan government had forged out a deal in buying short-range missiles from Russia, as a way to strengthen security ties between the two countries.
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Air Assault on Qaddafi’s installations: Tomahawk missiles fired from the Mediterranean Sea by the ...
Air Assault on Qaddafi’s installations: Tomahawk missiles fired from the Mediterranean Sea by the United States Navy destroyer Barry. The photo was taken through night-vision camera.
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Syrian-made M-302 long-range missiles  60 mile range.
Syrian-made M-302 long-range missiles, 60 mile range.
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Patriot missile battery
An example of a Chinese-produced  FD-2000  missile defense unit.
An example of a Chinese-produced "FD-2000" missile defense unit.
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Surface-to-air missiles similar to those to be used in London during Olympics 2012.
Surface-to-air missiles similar to those to be used in London during Olympics 2012.
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A 23 kiloton tower shot called BADGER, fired on April 18, 1953 at the Nevada Test Site, as part of the Operation Upshot-Knothole nuclear test series.
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Israeli missiles target Gaza
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Hyun Hak Bong, North Korean ambassador to Britain, talks with Sky News. (screen grab)
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A Tomahawk missile launched. More than 100 missiles were targeted at Libya's air-defense installations.
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Video of missiles intercepted by Israel s Iron Dome
Video of missiles intercepted by Israel's Iron Dome
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