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Right Wing News
VIDEO: WATCH Israel's Iron Dome Defense System Blow 15 Terrorist Rockets Out Of The Air at Once
How good is Iron Dome, Israel's missile defense system, three years after its debut? A new video posted to YouTube appears to shows Hamas send a salvo of at least 12 unguided rockets at Israel.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
UFG under Fire in Japan
The Japan Committee for Supporting the Independent and Peaceful Reunification of Korea issued a statement on August 21 denouncing the U.S. imperialists and south Korean warmongers for kicking off Ulji Freedom Guardian joint military exercises for aggression.
Battle Creek military base may host U.S. missile base
Fort Custer is one of several sites in the eastern U.S. being reviewed for an expansion of a missile interceptor system.
'Missile defense will never work,' they said.
A new video posted today on a pro-Israel, anti-Hamas YouTube channel called 'Sin' purports to show the Iron Dome, Israel's short-range missile defense system, simultaneously intercepting 15 separate Qassam rockets.
Test failure shouldn't deter development of hypersonic weapon, Rep. Mike Rogers says
The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command conducts the first flight of the Advanced Hypersonic Weapon concept, Nov. 18, 2011.
Xi asked Park to - tread carefully' on U.S. missile defense system
Chinese President Xi Jinping asked South Korean President Park Geun-hye to "tread carefully" over a U.S. move to deploy its advanced missile-defense system in South Korea during their July summit, two Seoul diplomatic sources said Tuesday.
Stop freaking out about Russia
This is a sentence out of one of dallasdoc's comments in Mark Sumner's diary Stop freaking out about ISIS .
On Native GroundTHE End of 'the American Century'
WASHINGTON, March 16-18, 2001 -- Editor's Note : At the turn of the century, a batch of recently declassified analyses by the Central Intelligence Agency offered new insight into U.S. intelligence during the Cold War.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Hypersonic weapon destroyed seconds after test launch
A hypersonic weapon being developed by the US military was destroyed four seconds after its test launch after a problem was detected with the system.
U.S. Naval Institute
Army Hypersonic Test Vehicle Destroyed Following Failed Launch Test
The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command conducted a test of a new Conventional Prompt Global Strike weapon earlier today.
National Review Online
Jim Talent: China Rising
These tests, most likely designed to facilitate "hit to kill" technologies critical for China's missile defense and anti-satellite programs, are part of a well-planned, enormous military buildup in which the Chinese have been engaged for nearly 20 years.
Military leaders say Fort Custer Training Center is a strong candidate for missile defense system
If the government is going to spend lots of money, Southwest Michigan might as well be the recipient, some say.
The Wilson County News
Congress Shouldn't Compromise a Key Missile Defense Program
Disclaimer: The author of this entry is responsible for this content, which is not edited by the Wilson County News or wilsoncountynews.com.
In The Future, Will Only Robots Celebrate Labor Day?
I'm CEO of Digital Power Group, a tech and investment advisory, a Senior Fellow with the Manhattan Institute, on the board of the Marshall Institute, a think tank focused on space and missile defense, and Notre Dame's Reilly Center for Science, Technology & Ethics.
National Review Online
Hillyer: The Rockets' Red Glare
Indeed, two initiatives long favored by American conservatives, namely missile defense and a border fence, have made the current unpleasantness with Hamas little more than an unfortunate distraction from the true existential threat, which is Iranian nukes.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Take our poll: Should the U.S. build a missile defense system at Fort Custer?
Public hearings are being held this week to debate the pros and cons of building a ballistic missile defense system at Fort Custer near Augusta.
Market Report, "The Spanish Defense Industry - Industry Dynamics to 2019: Market Profile", published
The Spanish defense industry is characterized by several established defense contractors, such as Navantia, General Dynamics European Land Systems, Indra Sistemas S.A, Aernnova Aerospoace S.A, which supply defense equipment to the MoD and contribute to the country's ranking as the world's seventh largest arms exporter.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Space based lasers proposed to combat climate change
According to a Friday piece on Motherboard, a group of scientists gathered at a geoengineering conference.
As Fort Custer takes aims at missile defense system, pros and cons are being launched
It would pump billions of dollars into the regional economy, providing jobs to about 300 people directly and up to five times that number indirectly.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Should Israel and the U.S. rethink Iron Dome's usefulness?
A missile is launched by an Iron Dome battery, a missile defense system designed to intercept and destroy incoming short-range rockets and artillery shells, in the southern Israeli city of Ashdod.