Weapons technology - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Weapons technology North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired a solid-fuel ballistic missile Sunday that can be harder for outsiders to detect before launch and later said the test was hailed as perfect by leader Kim Jong Un. The official Korean Central News Agency confirmed Monday the missile was a Pukguksong-2, a medium-to-long range ballistic missile also launched in Fe... Mon, 22 May 2017 02:49:00 GMT 2017-05-22T02:49:00Z US: North Korean test missile explodes on launch SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A North Korean missile exploded during launch Sunday, U.S. and South Korean officials said, a high-profile failure that comes as a powerful U.S. aircraft supercarrier approaches the Korean Peninsula in a show of force. It wasn't immediately clear what kind of missile was test-fired from the east coast city of Sinpo. But the failu... Sun, 16 Apr 2017 04:26:00 GMT 2017-04-16T04:26:00Z Russia military acknowledges new branch: info warfare troops MOSCOW (AP) — Along with a steady flow of new missiles, planes and tanks, Russia's defense minister said Wednesday his nation also has built up its muscle by forming a new branch of the military — information warfare troops. Sergei Shoigu's statement — which came amid Western allegations of Russian hacking — marked the first official acknowledgement of th... Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:44:00 GMT 2017-02-22T19:44:00Z China, Russia say united against South Korea missile defense BEIJING (AP) — China has a range of economic, diplomatic and military options to retaliate if the U.S. and South Korea proceed with deployment of an advanced missile defense system, experts said Friday, as Beijing remained vague in its threats against the plan. Such steps could raise the stakes for Washington and Seoul in a controversial deployment that C... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:11:00 GMT 2017-01-13T11:11:00Z