Missiles

Poland blast killing two caused by missile fired by Ukraine at Russia: Report

Three U.S. officials said preliminary assessments suggested the missile was fired by Ukrainian forces at an incoming Russian missile.

published on : 16th November 2022

North Korea: Missile tests were practice to attack South, US

The North’s announcement underscored leader Kim Jong Un’s determination not to back down in the face of his rivals’ push to expand their military exercises.

published on : 7th November 2022

North Korea fires more missiles as US flies bombers over South

North Korea’s Foreign Ministry late Friday described the country’s military actions this week as an appropriate response to the exercise.

published on : 5th November 2022

North Korea keeps up missile barrage with suspected ICBM

The longer-range missile was fired on a high angle, apparently to avoid reaching the territory of neighbours, reaching a maximum altitude of 1,920kms and travelling around 760kms.

published on : 3rd November 2022

Korea fires 100 artillery rounds into maritime 'buffer zone', Seoul says

North Korea fired about a dozen missiles Wednesday, at least one of them in its direction and landing near the rivals’ tense sea border. 

published on : 2nd November 2022

Seoul fires 3 test missiles in response to North Korea launches

The launches came hours after North Korea threatened to use nuclear weapons to get the U.S. and South Korea to 'pay the most horrible price in history'.

published on : 2nd November 2022

North Korea fires more than 10 missiles, one close to South Korea

One short range ballistic missile crossed the Northern Limit Line, the de facto maritime border between the two countries.

published on : 2nd November 2022

North Korea fires missiles toward sea as US warns over nukes

Since late September, North Korea has launched a barrage of missiles toward the sea in what it called simulated tests of tactical nuclear weapons systems designed to hit South Korean and US targets.

published on : 28th October 2022

More missiles, drones strike Ukraine, alarms keep up fear

Beside the usual sirens, a new type of loud alarm that blared automatically from mobile phones jolted Kyiv residents early Tuesday.

published on : 11th October 2022

Putin seeks escalation with Ukraine missile blitz: Experts

UN chief Antonio Guterres condemned the strikes as "another unacceptable escalation" while French leader Emmanuel Macron called them "a profound change in the nature of this war."

published on : 10th October 2022

N. Korea says recent tests were 'tactical nuclear' drills, overseen by leader Kim Jong Un

The country revised its nuclear laws last month to allow pre-emptive strikes, with Kim declaring North Korea an "irreversible" nuclear power.

published on : 10th October 2022

North Korea fires more missiles, eight in two weeks

"While strengthening our monitoring and vigilance, our military is maintaining a full readiness posture in close cooperation with the United States," the joint chiefs of staff said, Yonhap reported.

published on : 9th October 2022

N.Korea flies warplanes near S.Korea after missile launches

Some experts say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is determined to expand his nuclear arsenal in defiance of international sanctions.

published on : 6th October 2022

North Korea fires missiles after Harris leaves South Korea 

US and South Korean officials also say North Korea is possibly gearing up for its first nuclear test since 2017.

published on : 29th September 2022

It's back to school in Ukraine - but far from normal

Schools in the Kyiv and Lviv regions were among those welcoming students back to classrooms Thursday, including more than 7,300 displaced students forced to flee their hometowns.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Russia deploys hypersonic missiles to its Baltic exclave

Russia's Defense Ministry said three MiG-31 fighters with Kinzhal hypersonic missiles arrived at Chkalovsk airbase in the Baltic Sea enclave as part of "additional measures of strategic deterrence.

published on : 19th August 2022

North Korea fires two cruise missiles: Seoul defence ministry

Washington and Seoul officials have also warned that the isolated regime is preparing to carry out what would be its seventh nuclear test.

published on : 17th August 2022

UN chief affirms support for denuclearised North Korea

Guterres, who arrived in South Korea on Thursday, later met with South Korean Foreign Minster Park Jin for discussions that were expected to be centred around the North Korean nuclear threat.

published on : 12th August 2022

China fired 'multiple' ballistic missiles during drills: Taiwan defence ministry

Taiwan's military did not confirm the precise location of where the missiles landed or whether they flew over the island.

published on : 4th August 2022

UK warship seizes Iranian missiles bound for Yemen pointing to Tehran’s support for Houthi rebels

Iran’s mission to the United Nations did not respond to a request for comment.

published on : 7th July 2022
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