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The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Friday successfully conducted another test of the Solid Fuel Ducted Ramjet (SFDR) technology, which is crucial for the indigenous development of the long-range air-to-air missiles. Pune-based DRDO facility High Energy Material Research Laboratory (HEMRL) has played a key role in the development of the technology. The DRDO …

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The leader of Ethiopia’s rebellious Tigray region has confirmed firing missiles at neighboring Eritrea’s capital and is threatening more, marking a huge escalation as the deadly fighting in northern Ethiopia between Tigray forces and the federal government spills across an international border. Tigray regional President Debretsion Gebremichael, in a phone interview …

Iran State TV says that Tehran launched “tens” of surface-to-surface missiles at Iraq’s Ain Assad Air Base. The air base is housing for U.S. Troops. Last week, we told you about Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, who was killed in a U.S. drone strike in Iraq. In Iran, an estimated 1 million people turned out in …

North Korea appeared to conduct a “missile launch” on Thursday, firing two projectiles into its eastern sea amid stalled denuclearization talks with Washington, military officials said. The U.S. military has not confirmed what type of projectiles were fired, and are investigating the launch with their allies in South Korea and Japan. NORTH KOREA CONFIRMS UNDERWATER-LAUNCHED …

Image copyright Reuters Image caption North Korea continues to test missiles (file picture) North Korea has fired two unidentified “projectiles” into the sea, the South Korean military says. According to Japan’s Defence Ministry, the objects “appeared to be ballistic missiles”. If confirmed as a missile test, it would be the North’s 12th such launch this …

Iran launched nearly a dozen cruise missiles and over 20 drones from its territory in the attack on a key Saudi oil facility Saturday, a senior Trump administration official told ABC News Sunday. Interested in Iran? Add Iran as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Iran news, video, and analysis from …

Image copyright EPA North Korea fired two suspected short-range ballistic missiles into the sea on Saturday morning, South Korea’s military says. The launch is the seventh carried out since North Korea ended a 17-month hiatus on testing at the end of July. Pyongyang has repeatedly expressed anger at US-South Korean military exercises that have been …

The original Dynetics/Lockheed concept for a 100 kW laser truck to kill drones and incoming rockets, artillery, & mortars. The Army is now pursuing a 250-300 kW weapon that could intercept cruise missiles. SPACE AND MISSILE DEFENSE SYMPOSIUM: The Army’s three-star rapid capabilities chief is rushing to sign a contract on hypersonic missiles in three …

A top Chinese military official on Tuesday said Beijing would “not stand idly by” if the U.S. goes forward with deploying intermediate-range missiles in the Indo-Pacific region, raising new fears an arms race. Last weekend, Mark Esper, the U.S. defense secretary, said that he “would like to” place these missiles in Asia, while in Sydney. …

Image copyright AFP Image caption North Korea has carried out a series of missile launches in recent weeks North Korea has fired two unidentified missiles, its fourth such launch in less than two weeks, South Korea’s military has said. They were fired from South Hwanghae province across the peninsula into the sea to the east, …