World Nov 30, 2019

Russia tests hypersonic Kinjal missile in Arctic: sources

Russia's MiG-31K interceptor jet carried out a test of the Kinjal (Dagger) hypersonic missile in Russia's part of Arctic earlier this month, Tass news agency reported Saturday, citing two military sources. The report came a day after the Danish intelligence service warned of intensifying geopolitical ...

Review of Japan's defenses to precede revamp debate: Abe says

National / Politics Dec 15, 2017

Review of Japan's defenses to precede revamp debate: Abe says

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Friday that the government will assess the capabilities needed to protect Japan's population from the growing military threat posed by North Korea, signaling his intention to accelerate debate early next year on reviewing the nation's defense guidelines. "We would like ...