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December 1, 2016

Ukraine says missile tests will avoid Crimea, mollifying Russia

Reuters: Ukraine’s military said its two-day missile drill starting on Thursday would avoid the airspace over Crimea, sidestepping a

November 30, 2016

How Iranian weapons are ending up in Yemen

The Washington Post: Weapon shipments intercepted in the Arabian sea by Australian, French and U.S. warships this year contained large quantities

November 30, 2016

U.N. Stiffens Sanctions on North Korea, Trying to Slow Its Nuclear March

The New York Times: In an effort to tighten sanctions that largely failed to throttle North Korea’s nuclear program,

November 30, 2016

China military says it’s seriously concerned by Japan-South Korea pact

Reuters: China’s Defence Ministry on Wednesday expressed serious concern about South Korea and Japan signing a military intelligence pact

November 30, 2016

Envoys: Trump Expected to Keep Strong Ties With South Korea

Voice of America:   In less than two months, Donald Trump will be sworn in as president of the

November 29, 2016

Russia’s top arms manufacturer hands over five S-400 regiments to Defense Ministry

TASS: Russia’s air defense systems manufacturer Almaz-Antey has handed over to the Defense Ministry five regiments of the missile system S-400 Triumf

November 29, 2016

China says hopes for ‘clear’ message with new North Korea sanctions

Reuters: China said on Tuesday it hoped for a “clear” message to be sent with new UN sanctions on

November 29, 2016

Japan plans evacuation drill amid North Korea missile threat

Japan Times: The Japanese government is considering holding an evacuation drill to prepare for a possible North Korean ballistic

November 28, 2016

Saudi Arabia destroys ballistic missile targeting Khamis Mushait

Al Arabiya: Coalition forces say they have destroyed a ballistic missile launched by Yemeni militias targeting the city of

November 28, 2016

USS Mason Destroyer Defends French Aircraft Carrier in Mediterranean

Sputnik: Guided-missile destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87) is providing multi-warfare defense to the Charles de Gaulle Carrier Strike Group from the