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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North Korea Fires Unidentified Projectile, South Korea Military Says

North Korea fired an unidentified projectile into the sea off its east coast, South Korea’s military said on Sept. 28. According to a statement from South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS), North Korea fired the projectile at around 6:40 …

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Two Pilots Injured After Military Jet Crashes in Lake Worth, Texas

A military jet crashed in the Lake Worth neighborhood in Texas on Sept. 19 morning, injuring two pilots and damaging three houses. Officials said that two pilots were hospitalized after ejecting from a navy training jet that crashed into a …

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North Korea Fires Two Missiles in Eastern Sea, South says

South Korean military officials confirmed that North Korea has launched two ballistic missiles near its eastern seas.  BBC reported that this is the second weapons test that the country has fired, the first one being a cruise missile. These tests …

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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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Extent of Russian Mercenary Mission in Libya Exposed in BBC Investigation

A new investigation conducted by BBC has exposed the extent of military operations by a Russian mercenary group in Libya’s civil war, including links to war crimes and Russia’s military. The British broadcaster alleged on Aug. 11 that an unidentified …

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