North Korea Confirms Test of New Type of Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile

North Korea successfully tested a new type of submarine-launched ballistic missile on Oct. 19, state media reported. The Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Oct. 20 that the missile had “lots of advanced control guidance technologies including flank mobility …

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North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile Towards Sea of Japan, South Korea Says

North Korea fired a ballistic missile toward the East Sea off the coast of Japan on Oct. 19, South Korea’s military said. The details of the latest launch were not immediately made available, Seoul-based Yonhap News Agency reported. According to …

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Russia Test-Fires Hypersonic Missile from a Submarine for the First Time

The Russian military said on Oct. 4 that it successfully test-fired a “Tsirkon” (Zircon) hypersonic missile from a submarine for the first time. In a statement, the Russian Defense Ministry said that the crew of the nuclear submarine Severodvinsk fired …

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North Korea Test-Fires New Anti-Aircraft Missile, State Media Reports

North Korea test-fired a new anti-aircraft missile on Sept. 30, state media Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported, just days after it test-fired a new hypersonic missile. North Korea’s Academy of Defense Science conducted the test to confirm “the general …

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France and Greece to Sign Defense Contract after AUKUS Problem

France and Greece will sign a key defense agreement on Tuesday, signaling that Paris is re-establishing military links within Europe after a diplomatic spat with Australia and the United States over a canceled submarine contract. According to three Greek government …

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North Korea Test-Fires New Long-Range Missile, Officials Say

North Korea test-fired what it called a “new type long-range cruise missiles” over the weekend, state media Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported on Sept. 13. According to KCNA, North Korea conducted the test-launches on Sept. 11 and 12 “successfully” …

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