Threat News

June 4, 2020

A Stray Missile Killed 19 Iranian Sailors—Possibly While Testing A New Seeker

Forbes On May 12, an errant Iranian navy anti-ship missile struck a navy support ship during a test, killing 19 sailors. The

June 3, 2020

Ex-USFK commander worries N. Korea will soon launch ballistic missile submarine

Yonhap News A former commander of U.S. Forces Korea expressed worry Tuesday that North Korea will soon launch a new

June 3, 2020

Putin signs Russia’s nuclear deterrent policy

AP News President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday endorsed Russia’s nuclear deterrent policy which allows him to use atomic weapons in

June 1, 2020

US Africa Command: Russian jets in Libya present broader worries for region

Military Times U.S. Africa Command flatly rejected Russian claims that Moscow did not deploy fighter jets to Libya, saying Friday

June 1, 2020

China’s missile and space tech is creating a defensive bubble difficult to penetrate

Defense News The U.S. Navy is facing growing asymmetric threats, not least of which is from China, and more specifically

June 1, 2020

Sevmash Shipyard Handed Over Borei-A-Class SSBN ‘Knyaz Vladimir’ To Russian Navy

Naval News It was inked by the chair of the acceptance commission of the Navy, Captain 1st rank Alexey Poteshkin, Sevmash Shipyard CEO Mikhail

June 1, 2020

Russia’s Strategic Missile Force to hold over 100 drills this year

Tass Russia’s Strategic Missile Force will hold over 100 various drills during the summer training period that kicked off on

June 1, 2020

As Virus Toll Preoccupies U.S., Rivals Test Limits of American Power

New York Times With the United States preoccupied by the sobering reality of more than 100,000 Americans dead from the coronavirus, China

May 28, 2020

Missile strike on Yemeni military base kills 7, including top general’s son

Al-Monitor: A missile struck a Yemeni military base in Marib province Tuesday, killing a son and a nephew of the

May 28, 2020

Over 110 Missile Boats Delivered to Iranian Naval Forces

Iran Front Page: The missile speed boats have been designed and built by Iranian experts to increase the capability of