• 05 December, 2022
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India’s Ballistic Missile Interceptors!

India’s Nuclear Policy of ‘No First Use’ behoves that the Nation is prepared to absorb a first strike and still retain capabilities for similar retaliation. Retaining such ‘second-strike’ capability will…

By Brig Arvind Dhananjayan (Retd)

U.S. suggested Turkey transfer Russian-made missile system to Ukraine -sources

By Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has informally raised with Turkey the unlikely possibility of sending its Russian-made S-400 missile defence systems to Ukraine to help it…

U.S. working to help Iraq get missile defense capabilities – Sullivan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan on Sunday condemned Iran's ballistic missile attack on Iraq's northern Kurdish regional capital of Erbil, and said Washington was working to help…

Exclusive-U.S. to help UAE replenish missile defense interceptors after Houthi attacks

By Phil Stewart SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (Reuters) - The United States will help the United Arab Emirates replenish interceptors it uses to knock down incoming missiles following a spate of…

Russia sends new tanks to base in Tajikistan, practices missile defence

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Monday it was reinforcing its military base in Tajikistan with 30 new tanks and that its forces at the facility had carried out exercises…

Russia will react to attempts to break ‘strategic parity’ -Putin

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia will react to other countries' attempts to break "strategic parity," President Vladimir Putin said on Monday, referring to the global missile defence system being deployed by…

Erdogan says Turkey, France and Italy will take steps on missile defence

ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that Turkey would take "positive steps" with France and Italy on the SAMP-T missile defence system developed by the Franco-Italian EUROSAM…

Hypersonic Weapons: New ‘Sprint Kings’ In Strategic Weapons Race

Image Source: Raytheon Technologies It was reported on 16/17 October in several periodicals/dailies that China had tested a Hypersonic Glide Vehicle (HGV) in August this year (this was promptly refuted…

By Brig Arvind Dhananjayan (Retd)

Bill to provide $1 billion for Israel Iron Dome system introduced in U.S. Congress

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The leader of the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Committee introduced legislation on Wednesday to provide $1 billion to Israel to replenish its "Iron Dome" missile-defense system,…