Iran will receive the bulk of the S-300 air defence missile systems it ordered from Russia by the end of the year, Tehran's defence minister has said."We signed a contract with Russia. It is being done.
US top diplomat John Kerry condemned an attack on a base that houses exiled Iranian opposition members on the outskirts of Baghdad, calling Thursday for the international community to help relocate its residents.
Germany on Saturday said it would withdraw its two Patriot missile batteries from Turkey early next year, ending its role in a three-year NATO mission to help bolster the country's air defences against threats from Syria's civil war.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A 23 kiloton tower shot called BADGER, fired on April 18, 1953 at the Nevada Test Site, as part of t
Israeli missiles target Gaza
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Military vehicles carrying shore-to-ship missiles drive past the Tiananmen Gate during a military parade in Beijing on September 3, 2015 to mark the 70th anniversary of victory over Japan and the end of World War II
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An example of a Chinese-produced "FD-2000" missile defense unit.
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.
Petty Officer First Class Nathanael Miller / U.S. Navy
Hyun Hak Bong, North Korean ambassador to Britain, talks with Sky News. (screen grab)
A Tomahawk missile launched. More than 100 missiles were targeted at Libya's air-defense installations.
Fireman Roderick Eubanks / U.S. Navy
Surface-to-air missiles similar to those to be used in London during Olympics 2012.