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Pyongyang says it is prepared to test-fire ballistic missiles at any time - The Straits Times

Pyongyang says it is prepared to test-fire ballistic missiles at any timeThe Straits TimesSEOUL • North Korea warned yesterday that it was prepared to launch intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) at any time, as the United States successfully tested a system designed to intercept them. The fresh sabre-rattling from Pyongyang appeared ...and more »

US missile defence test succeeds amid tensions with N. Korea - The Straits Times;

US missile defence test succeeds amid tensions with N. Korea - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesUS missile defence test succeeds amid tensions with N. KoreaThe Straits TimesThe Pentagon on Tuesday cheered a successful, first-ever missile defence test involving a simulated attack by an intercontinental ballistic missile, in a major milestone for a programme meant to defend against a mounting North Korean threat. VIDEO: ...and more »

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

Video Shows Test ICBM Successfully Being Shot Down by Interceptor Launched From Vandenberg Air Force BaseKTLAThe 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 ...and more »

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

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

Globalnews.caHere's why North Korea won't let go of its nukesGlobalnews.caNorth 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 ...and more »

North Korean fisherman drifting at sea spared death – but Pyongyang REFUSES to accept them - Express.co.uk;

North Korean fisherman drifting at sea spared death – but Pyongyang REFUSES to accept them - Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukNorth Korean fisherman drifting at sea spared death – but Pyongyang REFUSES to accept themExpress.co.ukSTRANDED North Korean fisherman found drifting in broken boats on the open sea narrowly escaped starving to death after being rescued but the regime is now refusing to take them back. By Rebecca Flood. PUBLISHED: 21:24, Wed, May 31, 2017 ...and more »

Watch the exact moment a 'kill vehicle' takes out a mock ballistic missile - Washington Post;

Watch the exact moment a 'kill vehicle' takes out a mock ballistic missile - Washington Post

Washington PostWatch the exact moment a 'kill vehicle' takes out a mock ballistic missileWashington PostThe Pentagon released video footage Wednesday showing the exact moment a U.S. “kill vehicle” intercepted and destroyed a mock intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) as it flew outside the atmosphere over the Pacific Ocean. The target, designed to ...and more »

New clip shows moment fake nuke was detonated by US rocket - Daily Mail;

New clip shows moment fake nuke was detonated by US rocket - Daily Mail

Daily MailNew clip shows moment fake nuke was detonated by US rocketDaily MailNewly released footage shows the moment that the Pentagon took out a mock nuke above the Pacific Ocean in a dramatic test of America's defensive capabilities, amid growing fears over North Korea's weapons capability. The footage, released Thursday by ...and more »

As NKorea threat grows, US plans next anti-ICBM test in 2018 - Digital Journal;

As NKorea threat grows, US plans next anti-ICBM test in 2018 - Digital Journal

Digital JournalAs NKorea threat grows, US plans next anti-ICBM test in 2018Digital JournalThe US military will follow up its experimental shoot-down of an intercontinental ballistic missile by firing two interceptors simultaneously at an incoming dummy warhead in a "real world" test next year, a Pentagon official said Wednesday. The high ...and more »

Pentagon missile defense program scores direct hit - GoErie.com;

Pentagon missile defense program scores direct hit - GoErie.com

GoErie.comPentagon missile defense program scores direct hitGoErie.comFrom Harris Grade Road north of Lompoc, Calif., spectators watch an interceptor missile launch from an underground silo at Vandenberg Air Force Base, and fly toward an intercontinental-range missile fired from a test range on Kwajalein Atoll in the ...and more »

Video: Pentagon released video of ICBM test - AZFamily;

Video: Pentagon released video of ICBM test - AZFamily

AZFamilyVideo: Pentagon released video of ICBM testAZFamilyThe U.S. Defense Department released images Tuesday's interception of an incoming ICBM target missile by an defensive launch missile. The images show the launch of the Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile from Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific. The video ...and more »

The Latest: US Cites 'Complete Obliteration of Mock Warhead - U.S. News & World Report;

The Latest: US Cites 'Complete Obliteration of Mock Warhead - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportThe Latest: US Cites 'Complete Obliteration of Mock WarheadU.S. News & World ReportA U.S. interceptor has scored a direct hit and appears to have resulted in the "complete obliteration" of a mock warhead over the Pacific Ocean. | May 31, 2017, at 12:29 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. The Latest: US Cites ...and more »

US Shoots Down Mock Warhead Over Pacific - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth;

US Shoots Down Mock Warhead Over Pacific - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthUS Shoots Down Mock Warhead Over PacificNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthVideo released Wednesday by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency shows the point of impact between a mock warhead launched from the Pacific Ocean and a missile interceptor fired from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The test of the U.S. defense ...and more »

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

DPRK blasts US for extending joint drills with S. KoreaXinhuaPYONGYANG, 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 ...and more »

After test, US says missile defenses are outpacing ICBM threat - Daily News & Analysis

After test, US says missile defenses are outpacing ICBM threatDaily News & AnalysisThe U.S. military said on Wednesday that its successful test of defenses against an attack from an intercontinental ballistic missile showed the United States can stay ahead of the evolving ICBM threat through 2020 from countries like North Korea.and more »

North Korea Promises ICBM Test Hours After Successful US Intercept Test - The Daily Caller

North Korea Promises ICBM Test Hours After Successful US Intercept TestThe Daily CallerNorth Korea responded Wednesday to the Pentagon's intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) intercept test by threatening to reduce the U.S. to ashes. “We're prepared to test-fire ICBMs anywhere and anytime on orders from the supreme commander,” the ...and more »

Mattis to focus on North Korea at Asian forum as allies seek clear U.S. policy - The Japan Times

Mattis to focus on North Korea at Asian forum as allies seek clear U.S. policyThe Japan TimesWASHINGTON – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is expected to press for greater cooperation to contain North Korea's nuclear and missile threat at a regional security forum in Singapore later this week, where for years Washington has sought to ...and more »

First ICBM Interceptor Test by US is Successful - TRUNEWS

First ICBM Interceptor Test by US is SuccessfulTRUNEWSAmid North Korea tensions, the United States just tested its first ever interceptor to shoot down an ICBM. (WASHINGTON,DC) The first ever test of an interceptor intended to shoot down intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM) has been successful, the ...and more »

US envoy: US believes China is trying to stop NKorea tests - News24;

US envoy: US believes China is trying to stop NKorea tests - News24

News24US envoy: US believes China is trying to stop NKorea testsNews24United Nations - US Ambassador Nikki Haley said on Tuesday the Trump administration believes China is using "back channel networking" with North Korea to try and get Kim Jong Un to stop nuclear and ballistic missile testing. "We believe they are being ...and more »

US Missile Defense Launch 'Spectacle' for Japan, S Korea - Sputnik International;

US Missile Defense Launch 'Spectacle' for Japan, S Korea - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalUS Missile Defense Launch 'Spectacle' for Japan, S KoreaSputnik InternationalOn Tuesday, the United States successfully tested its intercontinental ballistic missile interceptor system. According to military expert Alexander Zhilin, the test was a demonstrative gesture. ATLANTIC OCEAN (August 31, 2016) An unarmed Trident II D5 ...and more »

US successfully destroys mock warhead in anti-missile test - The Week UK;

US successfully destroys mock warhead in anti-missile test - The Week UK

The Week UKUS successfully destroys mock warhead in anti-missile testThe Week UKA ground based interceptor missile takes off at Vandenberg Air Force base, California on May 30, 2017. The US has successfully tested an anti-missile defence system as fears grow internationally that North Korea is close to building an intercontinental ...and more »