World briefs - Macau Daily Times

U.S. A U.S. interceptor scored a direct hit and appeared to result in the “complete obliteration” of a mock warhead over the Pacific Ocean in what the Pentagon said yesterday was a realistic test that mirrored the missile threat from North Korea and Iran.

US shoots down mock ICBM with interceptor rocket - The New Paper

US shoots down mock ICBM with interceptor rocket A ground-based interceptor missile takes off from Vandenberg Air Force base in California. PHOTO: AFP. Jun 01, 2017 06:00 am. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on WhatsApp · E-mail this ...

Video Shows Test ICBM Successfully Being Shot Down by Interceptor Launched From Vandenberg Air Force Base - KTLA

The Pentagon successfully shot down an intercontinental ballistic missile using its own upgraded long-range interceptor missile on Tuesday in what was widely seen as a test of US ability to counter a North Korean missile launch. The Missile Defense ...

Here's why North Korea won't let go of its nukes - Globalnews.ca

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves during a military parade in Pyongyang in April 2017. Wong Maye-E/AP. What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial staff without any editorial influence by the sponsor. If you'd like to learn ...

This Is What It Looks Like When A US Interceptor Obliterates An ICBM [VIDEO] - The Libertarian Republic

The U.S. military conducted a successful intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) intercept test Tuesday, with an interceptor eliminating the incoming missile in a “direct collision.” The U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA), working alongside the Air ...

US successfully intercepts ICBM in test above the Pacific. What does this mean for North Korea? - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

For the first time ever, the United States military successfully intercepted and destroyed an airborne intercontinental ballistic missile armed with a mock nuclear warhead before it could reach its intended target. The U.S. Missile Defense Agency's ...

Keep Calm For Now: Why North Korea Still 'Years Away From Creating ICBMs' - Sputnik International

The North Korean missile industry, in spite of showing a rapid pace of development in the past few years, it is still many years away from creating intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) capable of hitting targets in the United States. Sputnik ...