Tag: ballistic missile

Pentagon says North Korea missile launched from ‘sea-based platform’

We assess that it was a short- to medium-range ballistic missile. And I would say that we have no indication that it was launched...

North Korea fires two ballistic missiles: South

SEOUL: Pyongyang fired two ballistic missiles on Wednesday, Seoul said, days after a similar launch that the nuclear-armed North described as a warning to the...

Iran reveals missile, shows off underground factory

DUBAI: Iran's Revolutionary Guards inaugurated a surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of 1,000 km (621 miles), the semi-official Fars news agency reported on Thursday,...

Zubaida congratulates nation, armed forces on successful launch of Nasr ballistic missile

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Defence Production Zubaida Jalal Thursday congratulated Pakistan armed forces and concerned departments and nation on successful launch of short range surface-to-surface ballistic...

Saudi air defences intercept missile above Saudi capital

DUBAI/RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's air defence forces intercepted a ballistic missile launched by Yemen's Houthi militia over Riyadh on Sunday, state-run al-Ikhbariya television said on Sunday. The...

China tests hypersonic weapon having 10 times the speed of sound

China recently tested its hypersonic weapon that has its speed 10 times that of sound and is able to hit anything across the globe within...

Iran’s Rouhani vows to strengthen missiles despite US criticism

TEHRAN: President Hassan Rouhani vowed on Friday that Iran would boost its ballistic missile capabilities despite criticism from the United States and also France. "Whether you...

North Korea fires missile over Japan

SEOUL: North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan and into the Pacific Friday, responding to new UN sanctions with what appeared to be its...

US urges China, Russia to act after North Korea missile launch

WASHINGTON: The United States Thursday called on China and Russia to take "direct actions" to rein in North Korea after it fired a ballistic missile...

N.Korea fires ballistic missile: South’s military

SEOUL: North Korea launched a ballistic missile Tuesday, the South's military said, just days after Seoul's new leader Moon Jae-In and US President Donald Trump...