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  1. Guest Article by Steven Starr -- Senator Corker's Path to Nuclear WarRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    Steven Starr explained to us the lethality of Nuclear Weapons on May 30, 2014. In the article below, Starr explains how Republican Senator Bob Corker's "Russian Aggression Prevention Act" by consequence or design is driving Russia toward nuclear war.


  2. Readout of Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work's Visit to JapanRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    Deputy Secretary of Defense Spokeswoman Lt. Cmdr. Courtney Hillson provided the following readout: Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work visited Japan August 22-23, concluding the last leg of a seven-day tour of Asia that also included visits to Guam, Hawaii, and the Republic of Korea.


  3. Space based lasers proposed to combat climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    According to a Friday piece on Motherboard, a group of scientists gathered at a geoengineering conference.


  4. Import-dependence impacting Indian forces' combat-readinessRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    The commissioning of INS Kolkata in Mazagon Docks Ltd Mumbai, with due pomp and circumstance, on Aug 16 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was an event of considerable significance for both the Indian Navy and the nation.


  5. As Fort Custer takes aims at missile defense system, pros and cons are being launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    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.


  6. Deputy Defense Secretary Meets With Japanese LeadersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | WireNews+Co

    Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work met with Japanese government leaders August 22 to discuss efforts to modernize the U.S.-Japan alliance, review progress on realigning U.S. forces in Japan, and discuss bilateral efforts to enhance alliance force posture and capabilities.


  7. On Native GroundTHE End of 'the American Century'Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... 1980s. Another newly declassified CIA report deals with U.S. President Ronald Reagan's proposed Strategic Defense Initiative - a far more elaborate precursor to the National Missile Defense program being promotedby current President George W. Bush. ...


  8. Should Israel and the U.S. rethink Iron Dome's usefulness?Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    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.


  9. Boeing CST-100 Crew Capsule Passes NASA ReviewsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PC Magazine

    NASA has checked off on two important safety and design reviews for a Boeing-designed commercial crew capsule that could bring human space flight mission launches back to Florida for the first time since the ending of the space shuttle program.


  10. 'Looks Like a Scene From Jaws:' Video Shows the Moment...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    A video posted by a Facebook user in Israel on Friday appears to capture the moment bathers on a crowded beach in Tel Aviv learn of a Hamas rocket fired from the nearby Gaza Strip in their direction.


  11. A War of Attrition Hamas Won't WinRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Commentary Magazine

    Hamas terrorists scored one of their few "victories" in their war with Israel today when a mortar fired from Gaza struck a car across the border in Israel killing a four-year-old child.


  12. Northrop Grumman Unveils Concept for XS-1 Military Space PlaneRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    The world is starting to get a better idea of what the U.S. military's proposed new space plane might look like.


  13. Report: Hamas kills 18 suspected informantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    This comes one day after an Israeli strike in the Gaza city of Rafah killed three senior leaders of the Qassam Brigades, the Hamas military wing.


  14. Fort Drum missile interceptor site would employ up to 1,800 in military, civilian jobsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Post-Standard

    The Pentagon is considering whether to build a missile-interceptor at Fort Drum or three other East Coast sites.


  15. Boeing 'Recreates Outer Space' to Fix Missile Defense SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Live Science

    Last month, the U.S. military's missile defense system successfully destroyed a mock enemy target high above the Pacific Ocean.


  16. Denmark to join Nato's missile defense systemRead the original story

    Yesterday | People's Daily Online

    Denmark will contribute at least one frigate to NATO's missile defense shield, the country's Foreign Minister Martin Lidegaard said after a meeting of the Foreign Affairs Committee on Thursday afternoon.


  17. What the world needs mostRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cape Cod Times

    There is a story which, if I could only tell it right, would make you cry. Actually, there are two stories, each of which could do that if told with sufficient detail and passion.


  18. Outgoing President GA1 4l urges gov't to allow Parliament scrutiny over defense expenditureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    President Abdullah Gul shakes the hands of Turkish army chief Necdet Ozel during a farewell visit to the General Staff in Ankara, Aug. 7. AA Photo A comprehensive report prepared by the Presidency has urged the government to permit the Parliament to exert scrutiny over defense expenditures and exercise adequate democratic control over defense ... (more)


  19. Military Scifi 'A Sword into Darkness" Audiobook Now Available on Amazon, iTunes and AudibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    In a new scifi audiobook produced by SciFi Publishing, missiles will flash, railguns will rumble, lasers will burn, and defenders will die.


  20. China's second test of hypersonic glider failsRead the original story

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Falcon HTV-2 hypersonic aircraft developed by the United States. US is the only other nation known to have developed similar technology.