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 ...

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 ...

US Ballistic Missile Intercept Stuns The World - Liberty Nation (registration) (blog)

It is a crucial development in the wake of North Korea's multiple missile tests, and one of the first fruits of President Ronald Reagan's vision of a nuclear shield, originally called SDI (Strategic Defense Initiative) or derided as “Star Wars” by ...

US missile interceptor test has other targets than North Korea: expert - Global Times

A ground-based interceptor missile takes off from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California on Tuesday. The US military said it had intercepted a mock-up of an intercontinental ballistic missile in a first-of-its-kind test that comes amid concerns over ...

DPRK blasts US for extending joint drills with S. Korea - Xinhua

PYONGYANG, May 31 (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Wednesday blasted the United States and South Korea for planning to extend their joint naval exercises in the East Sea of Korea to the end of June. According to the ...