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US Missile Defense Agency intercepts first "hostile" ICBM target - New Atlas

The US Defense Department announced today that its Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system intercepted an ICBM "threat representative" dummy warhead for the first time. The interceptor missile launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base, ...and more »

North Korea boasts its latest test missile landed just SEVEN metres from its target as Kim promises a 'bigger gift ... - Daily Mail

North Korea has claimed its latest test missile landed just seven metres from its target in Japanese waters amid some bizarre threats and warnings by Kim Jong-un. The ballistic missile launched on Monday travelled 280 miles before landing in the Sea of ...and more »

Countries North Korea Can Currently Hit With Their Missiles - World Press Review

According to experts, the missile test North Korea launched on the morning of May 14, had considerably longer range than prior attempts. Some scientists suggest that it may have been the new mobile missile seen in North Korea's April 15, 2017, parade.and more »

Ask a North Korean: What do you think about President Trump and the US? - NK News

Every week, we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about. Got a question? Email it to ask@nknews.org with your name and city. We'll be publishing the best ones. Today's question is: ...and more »

Thinking the Unthinkable With North Korea - New York Times

President Trump has promised the world that he will “solve” the North Korean nuclear crisis before the country's leader, Kim Jong-un, can screw a nuclear weapon onto a missile that can reach San Francisco or Los Angeles, a grim feat that experts say he ...and more »

US Military Releases Video Of Yesterday's Successful Missile Destruction Test - Gizmodo Australia

The US military shot a missile out of the sky over the Pacific Ocean yesterday, in a successful test of America's controversial ballistic missile defence program. And the Pentagon just released video of the test, showing both the launch of the dummy ...and more »

Report: North Korea enacts death penalty for distributing foreign media - UPI.com

May 31 (UPI) -- Circulating Hollywood movies or South Korean television dramas may be punishable by death in North Korea, although more North Koreans have access to media from the outside world. A source in North Korea told Radio Free Asia on ...and more »

US military successfully shoots down simulated ICBM for the first time amid North Korean threat - ABC Online

The United States military has successfully staged its first-ever missile defence test involving a simulated attack by an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), as concerns mount over North Korea's advancing missile and nuclear program.and more »

Missile Defense Test Succeeds, Pentagon Says, Amid Tensions With North Korea - New York Times

WASHINGTON — A re-engineered American interceptor rocket collided with a mock intercontinental ballistic missile on Tuesday afternoon in the skies over the Pacific Ocean, the Pentagon said, in the first successful test of whether it could shoot down a ...and more »

US shoots down mock warhead over Pacific - KSBY San Luis Obispo News

The Pentagon says it has shot down a mock warhead over the Pacific in a success for America's missile defense program. The test was the first of its kind in nearly three years. And it was the first test ever targeting an intercontinental-range missile ...and more »