Threat News

August 28, 2015

What Japan’s Defense White Paper Says About North Korea

The Diplomat: The 2015 defense white paper, compiled by the Japanese Ministry of Defense titled “Defense of Japan 2015,” highlights Tokyo’s growing

August 25, 2015

Russia Test Fires Topol Ballistic Missile

Space Daily: Russia’s Strategic Missile Forces on Saturday launched a Topol intercontinental ballistic missile to test its advanced components and

August 25, 2015

Russia Engages in Military Drills on Europe’s Doorstep

The Diplomat: Russia and its military partners across Asia have been busy practicing. While the Russian Navy is engaging in

August 24, 2015

Iran unveils new short range ballistic missile

Yahoo News: Tehran (AFP) – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani unveiled the country’s latest domestically produced surface to surface missile on

August 21, 2015

N. Korea shows signs of missile tests

Yonhap: SEOUL, Aug. 21 (Yonhap) — North Korea is preparing for the test-firing of short and mid-range and ballistic missiles,

August 21, 2015

IRGC to launch “huge ballistic missile exercise”

Trend News Agency: Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) is preparing to launch a “huge missile exercise”. IRGC Aerospace Force Commander

August 21, 2015

Coming to a War Near You: Hypersonic Weapons

National Interest: There is a great deal of talk about hypersonic weapons and their possible impact on the battlefield. Some

August 20, 2015

North and South Korea exchange artillery fire

Reuters: South Korea fired tens of artillery rounds toward North Korea on Thursday after the North launched shells to protest

August 19, 2015

China Tests New Missile Capable of Hitting Entire United States

The Diplomat: On August 6, China has tested its newest intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) with two guided simulated nuclear warheads,

August 18, 2015

Iran plans to sign contract for Russian S-300 missiles next week

Reuters: Iran will sign a contract with Russia next week to buy four S-300 surface-to-air missile systems, the Iranian defense