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Preliminary Assessment of the KN-24 Missile Launches

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BY: MICHAEL ELLEMAN MARCH 25, 2020WMD North Korea test fired a pair of KN-24 ballistic missiles on Saturday, March 21, 2020. According to a statement from South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of...
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Powerful explosions thundered in two military US bases in Japan and Syria

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OKINAWA, DAMASCUS, (BM) – At the US Air Force Base “Kadena”, located in Japan, a powerful explosion occurred, which injured at least 8 US Air Force personnel, while sources...

North Korea’s New Pukguksong-3 Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile

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BY: MICHAEL ELLEMAN On October 2, North Korea conducted an underwater launch of its new Pukguksong-3 submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) off the coast of Wonsan. The two-stage, solid-fuel missile flew on...
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Duterte ordered the expulsion of US troops from the Philippines

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UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte decided to cancel the 1998 agreement with the United States, which gave thousands of US troops the right to legally...
An S-400 air defence missile system at the Hmeymim airbase (photo Sputnik)

Russia completes delivery of second S-400 missile system regimental set to China

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Russia has concluded delivery of a second S-400 Triumf (Triumph) missile system regimental set to China via maritime transport, the handover certificate was signed in December in China, a...
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New ‘Bionic Eye’ Linked to Chip in Brain Could Cure Blindness

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TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A team of researchers has built a bionic device that they say can restore vision to the blind through a brain implant.It has been more than...
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Russian Su-35S, MiG-31BM scrambled to intercept US spy plane over Sea of Japan

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Russian fighter jets of the Eastern Military District were scrambled to intercept a US reconnaissance aircraft over the Sea of Japan, the Russian Defense Ministry told reporters on Saturday. Russian...
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North Korea’s Hydroelectric Power – The Paektusan Hero Youth Power Stations

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Analysis by Peter Makowsky, Jenny Town and Samantha Pitz Background The series of three Paektusan Hero Youth Power stations and Sodusu Hydroelectric Power Station Dam are located along the Sodusu River,...
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Assessment of the March 9 KN-25 Test Launch

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On March 9, at 07:36 AM local time, North Korea reportedly fired at least three projectiles covering around 200 km and reaching a peak altitude of 50 km before...
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Ambassador says coronavirus imported to China, points to genetic sequence as proof

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A gene sequence in the novel coronavirus indicates that the virus was imported to China’s Wuhan, instead of emerging there, China’s Ambassador to Russia Zhang Hanhui told TASS Friday. "Five...
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Topol ICBMs to come out of service in Russia in 2024

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Russia’s strategic missile forces will stop using Topol intercontinental ballistic missiles in 2024, a source in the defense sector told TASS on Thursday. "It is...
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Biden calls on N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign, following AG report on sexual...

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President Biden on Tuesday called on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign, following the state Attorney General's report finding that the governor violated federal...
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Egypt receives fourth German S-44 submarine at Alexandria base

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Egypt received the fourth German-made S-44 submarine at its Alexandria naval base on Monday, the Egyptian Navy announced. The model 209/1400 mod 4 sub...

IDF: Lebanon fires three missiles at Israel, artillery responds with artillery fire

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Three rockets were fired on Wednesday from the territory of Lebanon at Israel, the Israeli artillery opened fire on Lebanese territory in response, the...
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India military seeks to bolster ‘Act East’ policy with naval deployment to South China...

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The Indian Navy has announced the deployment of a naval task force to the South China Sea to bolster security and support allies in...