Russia Conducts Test of New ICBM Designed to Defeat U.S. Defenses

Russian official: ‘We tested an intercontinental ballistic missile which I call ‘a missile defense killer’’
Russia military parade / AP

Russia conducted the first flight test of a new inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM) that Russian officials say is designed to defeat U.S. missile defenses.

Nork Threat Grows

Expert claims North Korea ‘either has or soon will have’ a nuclear ICBM
A missile launcher drives down a street in Beijing, China / AP

North Korea is on the verge of obtaining a ballistic missile made by China that can reach Alaska, a senior nuclear analyst told government and military officials Friday morning during a discussion about China’s nuclear prowess.

Riding the Nuclear Rails

China developing rail mobile strategic missiles
Gertz photo 1

China is building strategic long-range missile trains as part of its major nuclear forces buildup, according to new information from China and U.S. strategic specialists.

Ready To Launch

China conducts rare flight test of new submarine-launched missile
Submarine

China’s military conducted a flight test of a new submarine-launched ballistic missile last week, a launch that came a month after the test of a new multiple-warhead, ground-mobile missile, the Free Beacon has learned.

Beijing’s Kim Connection

Photos show Chinese mobile launcher for new North Korean ICBM, prompting calls for arms sanctions on Beijing

A new North Korean mobile missile recently made public is built on a transporter-launcher nearly identical to a Chinese mobile launcher, according to U.S. officials and private analysts.