Missiles

Russian SU-57 or American F-35

The Pentagon is increasingly worried about rapid proliferation of Chinese and Russian anti-ship and anti-aircraft missile systems, putting U.S. military planners in an unfamiliar position. The last time U.S. forces went to war without an overwhelming advantage was against Nazi German troops in North Africa in 1943. Read More →

French Rafale jet with a Storm-Shadow - France News

The French defense publication La Lettre A reported that the first salvo of three missiles failed to fire. The Le Languedoc then acted as a backup platform for the strike. According to the newspaper L’Opinion, the navy’s plan involved the firing of “more than three” missiles, but the third frigate missed a short window of opportunity and was ordered to abort launch.Read More →

S-400 Air Defense Systems, Russian S-400 Missile Systems, Russia S-400 Triumf Missiles News

Moscow’s envoy to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkin stressed that “the Russian forces will confront any US aggression on Syria, by intercepting the missiles and striking their launch pads.”Read More →

Russian Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missile - Hypersonic Missiles

“We’ve been watching Russia for a long time. We’re not surprised,” White said, following Russian President Vladimir Putin’s State of the Nation address, which highlighted Russia’s new nuclear arsenal – including hypersonic missiles.” Read more.Read More →

Russia New Cruise Missiles

“The significantly improved range of these missiles has reduced the indications and warnings we are likely to receive prior to a combat launch and their low radar cross-section has required NORAD to adapt new tactics, techniques and procedures to counter them,” Robinson said. Watch videos of the missiles.Read More →

Bashar Assad, Bashar al-Assad - Syrian - Syria News - Bashar al Assad

The northwestern province of Idlib, which borders Turkey and is largely under the control of al-Nusra Front militants, is one of the last main strongholds of Takfiri militants opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, who have been driven from most of their bastions across Syria in recent years.Read More →

S-400 Air Defense Systems, Russian S-400 Missile Systems, Russia S-400 Triumf Missiles News

“The implementation of the contract has begun, the first shipment has been sent to China,” Russian media reported Thursday, citing an unnamed official. According to a source, a control station, a radar station, energy and support equipment, spare parts, various tools and other elements of the S-400 system were included in the first shipment.Read More →