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Boston Globe
N. Korean mobile ballistic missile called top threat by U.S.North Korea continues to develop a mobile intercontinental ballistic missile th
N. Korean mobile ballistic missile called top threat by U.S.
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
North Korea continues to develop a mobile intercontinental ballistic missile that ‘‘would likely be capable of reaching much of the continental United States,’’ the Pentagon said in a new report to Congress on the secretive regime’s military... Read more
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Everett Herald
U.S. calls mobile North Korean missile a top threat Published: Friday, February 12, 2016, 7:28 p.m. North Korea continues to dev
U.S. calls mobile North Korean missile a top threat
Everett Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
Published: Friday, February 12, 2016, 7:28 p.m. North Korea continues to develop a mobile intercontinental ballistic missile that “would likely be capable of reaching much of the continental... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S Korea‘Washington’s deployment of missile defence system to S. Korea will provoke arm
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S Korea
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
‘Washington’s deployment of missile defence system to S. Korea will provoke arms race in Northeast Asia’ MOSCOW: Moscow yesterday warned that Washington’s deployment of a US missile defence system to South Korea could spark an arms race in the... Read more
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Raw Story
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to South KoreaMoscow on Wednesday warned that Washington’s deployment of a US missile defence
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to South Korea
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
Moscow on Wednesday warned that Washington’s deployment of a US missile defence system to South Korea could spark an arms race in the region. South Korean and US defence officials said last week they would begin formal talks on the deployment of the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
North Korea satellite in stable orbit but not seen transmitting: US sourcesSunday's launch of what North Korea said was an earth observation satellite ang
North Korea satellite in stable orbit but not seen transmitting: US sources
Bdnews24.com / Posted 3 days ago
Sunday's launch of what North Korea said was an earth observation satellite angered the country's neighbors and the United States, which called it a missile test. It followed Pyongyang's fourth nuclear test in January. "It's in a stable orbit now.... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to South Korea Published: 10 February 2016 5:30 PM North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to South Korea
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 10 February 2016 5:30 PM North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches a long range rocket launched into the air in this still image taken from KRT file footage and released by... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. KoreaMoscow, Russia – Moscow on Wednesday warned that Washington’s deployment of a U
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Moscow, Russia – Moscow on Wednesday warned that Washington’s deployment of a US missile defense system to South Korea could spark an arms race in the region. South Korean and US defence officials said last week they would begin formal talks on the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
North Korea satellite in stable orbit but not seen transmitting - US sourcesWASHINGTON: North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit
North Korea satellite in stable orbit but not seen transmitting - US sources
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON: North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is not believed to have transmitted data back to Earth, U.S. sources said of a launch that has so far failed to convince experts that Pyongyang has significantly... Read more
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Swissinfo
North Korea satellite in stable orbit but not seen transmitting - U.S. sourcesBy Andrea Shalal and David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea's rec
North Korea satellite in stable orbit but not seen transmitting - U.S. sources
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
By Andrea Shalal and David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is not believed to have transmitted data back to Earth, U.S. sources said of a launch that has so far failed to... Read more
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Reuters
North Korea satellite in stable orbit but not seen transmitting: U.S. sourcesA passenger walks past a TV screen broadcasting a news report on North Korea's
North Korea satellite in stable orbit but not seen transmitting: U.S. sources
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
A passenger walks past a TV screen broadcasting a news report on North Korea's long range rocket launch at a railway station in Seoul, South Korea, February 7, 2016. WASHINGTON North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but... Read more
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News.com.au
North Korea satellite in stable orbit North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is no
North Korea satellite in stable orbit
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is not believed to have transmitted data back to Earth, US sources said of a launch that has so far failed to convince experts that... Read more
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Perth Now
North Korea satellite in stable orbit North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is no
North Korea satellite in stable orbit
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is not believed to have transmitted data back to Earth, US sources said of a launch that has so far failed to convince experts that... Read more
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Sky News Australia
North Korea satellite in stable orbitNorth Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is not
North Korea satellite in stable orbit
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is not believed to have transmitted data back to Earth, US sources said of a launch that has so far failed to convince experts that Pyongyang has significantly advanced its... Read more
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The Courier Mail
North Korea satellite in stable orbit North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is no
North Korea satellite in stable orbit
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
North Korea's recently launched satellite has achieved stable orbit but is not believed to have transmitted data back to Earth, US sources said of a launch that has so far failed to convince experts that... Read more
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Reuters
Pentagon budget requests $146 million in support for Israel defenseIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in
Pentagon budget requests $146 million in support for Israel defense
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem January 31, 2016. WASHINGTON The U.S. Defense Department's fiscal year 2017 budget requests $145.8 million in support for Israel, including Iron Dome and other... Read more
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Raw Story
US hopes to send anti-missile system to South Korea ‘as quickly as possible’The US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defense system to South K
US hopes to send anti-missile system to South Korea ‘as quickly as possible’
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
The US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defense system to South Korea “as quickly as possible,” the Pentagon said Monday as it seeks to counter an ever-defiant North Korea. After Pyongyang’s launch of a long-range rocket on Sunday,... Read more
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TribLIVE
United States, South Korea, Japan military chiefs to consult on North Korea, U.S. officials say | TribLIVE Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — The United...
United States, South Korea, Japan military chiefs to consult on North Korea, U.S. officials say
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
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Inquirier.net
US hopes to send anti-missile system to S. Korea ‘as quickly as possible’Children watch TV screens reporting North Korea’s rocket launch at an electroni
US hopes to send anti-missile system to S. Korea ‘as quickly as possible’
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Children watch TV screens reporting North Korea’s rocket launch at an electronics store in Tokyo, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a... Read more
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Herald Sun
US wants missile shield in S KoreaTHE US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defence system to South K
US wants missile shield in S Korea
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
THE US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defence system to South Korea “as quickly as possible,” the Pentagon said as it seeks to counter an ever-defiant North Korea. After Pyongyang’s launch of a long-range rocket on Sunday, South... Read more
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News.com.au
Anti-missile headed for SKorea ASAP'Impactful response' needed on North Korea: White House1:10 Allies of the US a
Anti-missile headed for SKorea ASAP
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
'Impactful response' needed on North Korea: White House1:10 Allies of the US agree that an "impactful response" is needed, following rocket launch in North Korea, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). North... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
One graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the USOver the weekend, North Korea earned further worldwide scorn after it tested a
One graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the US
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Over the weekend, North Korea earned further worldwide scorn after it tested a highly technical long-range rocket system. However, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testing a ballistic and nuclear weapons... Read more
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Adelaide Now
US wants missile shield in S KoreaTHE US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defence system to South K
US wants missile shield in S Korea
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
THE US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defence system to South Korea “as quickly as possible,” the Pentagon said as it seeks to counter an ever-defiant North Korea. After Pyongyang’s launch of a long-range rocket on Sunday, South... Read more
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Connecticut Post
One graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the USOver the weekend, North Korea earned further worldwide scorn after it tested a
One graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the US
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
Over the weekend, North Korea earned further worldwide scorn after it tested a highly technical long-range rocket system. However, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testing a ballistic and nuclear weapons... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US wants missile shield in S KoreaTHE US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defence system to South K
US wants missile shield in S Korea
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
THE US military wants to send a sophisticated missile defence system to South Korea “as quickly as possible,” the Pentagon said as it seeks to counter an ever-defiant North Korea. After Pyongyang’s launch of a long-range rocket on Sunday, South... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
One graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the USOver the weekend, North Korea earned further worldwide scorn after it tested a
One graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the US
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Over the weekend, North Korea earned further worldwide scorn after it tested a highly technical long-range rocket system. However, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testing a ballistic and nuclear weapons... Read more
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Yahoo News
This graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the US North Korean leader Kim Jong Un receives applause as he guides the multiple-r
This graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the US
Yahoo News / Posted 4 days ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un receives applause as he guides the multiple-rocket launching drill of women’s sub-units under KPA Unit 851, in this undated photo released by North Korea’s... Read more
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Business Insider
This graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the USHowever, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testi
This graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the US
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
However, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testing a ballistic and nuclear weapons program. Gordon Chang, writing for The Daily Beast, notes that the satellite system that North Korea claims to have launched over the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US sending anti-missile system to SKorea 'quickly'WASHINGTON - The US military hopes to send a sophisticated missile defence syst
US sending anti-missile system to SKorea 'quickly'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON - The US military hopes to send a sophisticated missile defence system to South Korea "as quickly as possible," the Pentagon said Monday. US soldiers stand guard at Taesungdong Elementary School in South Korea on February 4,... Read more
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Yahoo News
North Korea will now reportedly have America's most advanced missile system in its backyard The most advanced missile system on the planet can hunt and blast incoming mi
North Korea will now reportedly have America's most advanced missile system in its backyard
Yahoo News / Posted 4 days ago
The most advanced missile system on the planet can hunt and blast incoming missiles right out of the sky with a 100% success rate — and it appears to be... Read more
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Business Insider
North Korea will now reportedly have America's most advanced missile system in its backyardThe most advanced missile system on the planet can hunt and blast incoming miss
North Korea will now reportedly have America's most advanced missile system in its backyard
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
The most advanced missile system on the planet can hunt and blast incoming missiles right out of the sky with a 100% success rate — and it appears to be headed to North Korea's backyard. However, after the rogue regime's most recent launch, the US... Read more
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News.com.au
UN Security Council meets over N KoreaNORTH KOREA: South Korea, US to Begin Talks on Anti Missile System after DPRK's
UN Security Council meets over N Korea
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
NORTH KOREA: South Korea, US to Begin Talks on Anti Missile System after DPRK's Rocket Launch February 073:37 South Korea announced it will begin talks with the United States on deploying an anti-missile defense system, just hours after North Korea... Read more
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Pacific Coast Business Times
Vandenberg AFB launches ground-based interceptor missileA ground-based interceptor missile launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base on J
Vandenberg AFB launches ground-based interceptor missile
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
A ground-based interceptor missile launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base on Jan. 28. Vandenberg Air Force Base’s 30th Space Wing conducted a successful test Jan. 28 of an unarmed ground based interceptor missile. It launched at 1:57 p.m. from the... Read more
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FOX News
The Pentagon's secret weapon makerA department deep inside the Pentagon that officials “don’t often talk about” i
The Pentagon's secret weapon maker
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
A department deep inside the Pentagon that officials “don’t often talk about” is churning out 3D-printed micro drones, self-driving boats and an electromagnetic railgun that can shoot a projectile at 4,500 mph – all in the name of combatting the... Read more
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Times of Malta
North Korea activity points to possible space launch -U.S. officialsThe finding was revealed as Washington shows growing concern that Pyongyang cou
North Korea activity points to possible space launch -U.S. officials
Times of Malta / Posted 15 days ago
The finding was revealed as Washington shows growing concern that Pyongyang could use space technology to enhance its missile capability and while United Nations Security Council members discuss fresh sanctions against North Korea after it conducted... Read more
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Sky News Australia
North Korea activity points to missile launchThe United States has seen increased activity around a North Korean missile sit
North Korea activity points to missile launch
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 days ago
The United States has seen increased activity around a North Korean missile site, suggesting preparations for a possible space launch in the near future, US officials say. The finding was revealed as Washington shows growing concern that Pyongyang... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Ground Based Interceptor Launched at Vandenberg Air Force BaseLompoc, Calif - Dozens gathered at the Vandenberg Air Force Base on Thursday as
Ground Based Interceptor Launched at Vandenberg Air Force Base
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 15 days ago
Lompoc, Calif - Dozens gathered at the Vandenberg Air Force Base on Thursday as officials prepared to launch the first ground based interceptor of the year. They say this is an important component to national security. The goal of the interceptor is... Read more
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Yahoo News
North Korea activity points to possible space launch: U.S. officials Airbus Defense & Space and 38 North satellite imagery dated January 25, 2016
North Korea activity points to possible space launch: U.S. officials
Yahoo News / Posted 15 days ago
Airbus Defense & Space and 38 North satellite imagery dated January 25, 2016 shows three objects at the … By Phil Stewart and Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United... Read more
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Business Insider
The US is thinking of adding another layer to its ballistic missile defense shieldThe proposal, which has been discussed sporadically for several years, was give
The US is thinking of adding another layer to its ballistic missile defense shield
Business Insider / Posted 21 days ago
The proposal, which has been discussed sporadically for several years, was given fresh impetus by North Korea's fourth nuclear test on Jan. 6 and by recent strides in China's missile technology capabilities, said current and former US military... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. weighs making Hawaii missile test site operationalWASHINGTON The U.S. military has stepped up discussions on converting its Aegis
U.S. weighs making Hawaii missile test site operational
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON The U.S. military has stepped up discussions on converting its Aegis missile defense test site in Hawaii into a combat-ready facility that would bolster American defenses against ballistic missile attacks, according to sources familiar... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Odds Improve For Missile Defense Site At Fort DrumThe odds have just improved for what could be a major project at Fort Drum. It
Odds Improve For Missile Defense Site At Fort Drum
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 23 days ago
The odds have just improved for what could be a major project at Fort Drum. It's down to three possible locations for an East Coast missile defense site. Missile defense is aimed at shooting down incoming enemy missiles with a ground-based missile... Read more
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Calcutta News
No change in US posture on BMD after North Korea nuclear test WASHINGTON North Korea's latest nuclear is "alarming and provoking" but it in
No change in US posture on BMD after North Korea nuclear test
Calcutta News / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON North Korea's latest nuclear is "alarming and provoking" but it in no way expands Pyongyang's technical capabilities, the head of the United States Missile Defense Agency said... Read more
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Swissinfo
North Korea nuclear test did not increase technical capability - U.S.By Andrea Shalal, David Brunnstrom and Jonathan Landay WASHINGTON (Reuters) -
North Korea nuclear test did not increase technical capability - U.S.
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
By Andrea Shalal, David Brunnstrom and Jonathan Landay WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea's Jan. 6 nuclear test did not expand its technical capability, but the U.S. government is keeping a close eye on Pyongyang's efforts to develop a thermonuclear... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
North Korea nuclear test did not increase technical capabilityWASHINGTON: North Korea's Jan. 6 nuclear test did not expand its technical capa
North Korea nuclear test did not increase technical capability
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON: North Korea's Jan. 6 nuclear test did not expand its technical capability, but the U.S. government is keeping a close eye on Pyongyang's efforts to develop a thermonuclear warhead capable of reaching the United States, the head of the... Read more
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Reuters
North Korea nuclear test did not increase technical capabilityKo Yun-hwa (L), Administrator of Korea Meteorological Administration, points at
North Korea nuclear test did not increase technical capability
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
Ko Yun-hwa (L), Administrator of Korea Meteorological Administration, points at where seismic waves observed in South Korea came from, during a media briefing at Korea Meteorological Administration in Seoul, South Korea, January 6, 2016. WASHINGTON... Read more
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Air Force Times
Maine Off List For Possible Ballistic Missile Defense Site on East CoastWASHINGTON -- The Missile Defense Agency has determined, due to environmental a
Maine Off List For Possible Ballistic Missile Defense Site on East Coast
Air Force Times / Posted 28 days ago
WASHINGTON -- The Missile Defense Agency has determined, due to environmental and cost concerns, to take a site in Maine off its list of possible future East Coast ballistic missile defense sites, according to an agency statement. The Center for... Read more

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