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  • Pakistan successfully test fires nuclear-capable Ghauri missile

    RAWALPINDI: Pakistan test-fired on Wednesday ballistic missile Ghauri, which is capable of carrying both conventional and nuclear warheads up to a distance of 1,300 kilometres...

    In a statement, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said the launch of the intermediate-range Ghauri was conducted by a Strategic Missile Group of the Army Strategic Forces Command (ASFC) that was aimed at testing the operational and technical...

  • India successfully test-fires nuclear capable missile Agni-IV

    NEW DELHI: India on Monday successfully tested a weapons-capable ballistic missile Agni-IV , from A P J Abdul Kalam Island, formerly known as Wheeler Island, off Odisha coast, Times Of India reported...

    The trial by the Indian Army’s Strategic Forces Command, launched the missile at 9:45 AM from a road-mobile launcher...

  • New nuclear-capable missile test a success, North Korea says

    North Korea said on Monday it had successfully test-fired a new type of medium- to long-range ballistic missile the previous day, claiming advances in a weapons programme it is pursuing in violation of UN resolutions...

    North Korea fired the missile on a high arc into the sea early on Sunday, the first probe of US President Donald Trump's vow to get tough on an isolated regime that tested nuclear devices and ballistic missiles last...

  • India test-launches nuclear-capable long-range missile

    India successfully test-fired a long-range nuclear-capable missile on Thursday from an island in the Bay of Bengal...

    The test, the fifth of the Agni-5 intercontinental ballistic missile, was made from a mobile launcher, and “further strengthens our credible deterrence”, the Indian defence ministry said in a statement...

  • North Korea fires ballistic missile capable of 'reaching Alaska'

    North Korea on Tuesday launched what appeared to be its longest-range ballistic missile yet, with experts suggesting it could reach Alaska, triggering a Twitter outburst from US President Donald Trump who urged China to “end this nonsense once and for all”...

    If the test — which came as the United States prepared to mark its independence day on the Fourth of July — represents an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) it would force...

  • Pakistan successfully test-fires Shaheen-III missile

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan conducted a successful test launch of the medium-range Shaheen-III surface-to-surface ballistic missile, according to a statement from Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR)...

    The missile is capable of carrying nuclear and conventional warheads to a range of 2,750 km...

  • Pakistan successfully test-fires Shaheen 1-A ballistic missile

    Pakistan on Friday conducted a successful flight test of the Shaheen 1-A surface-to-surface ballistic missile, a statement issued by the military's media wing said...

    The test flight was aimed at re-validating various design and technical parameters of the weapon system including advanced navigation system...

  • India test-fires long range surface-to-air missile developed with Israel

    NEW DELHI: India successfully test-fired on Wednesday a new long range surface-to-air missile capable of countering aerial threats at extended ranges, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi pushes to enhance the country's military capabilities...

    India, which shares borders with nuclear-armed China and Pakistan, is likely to spend $250 billion over the next decade to upgrade its military...

  • N. Korea fires missile over Japan in aggressive test

    SEOUL: In a first, North Korea on Tuesday fired a ballistic missile designed to carry a nuclear payload that flew over Japan and splashed into the northern Pacific Ocean, officials said...

    The aggressive missile launch likely the longest ever from North Korea over the territory of a close US ally sends a clear message of defiance as Washington and Seoul conduct war games nearby...

  • North Korea test-fires another missile

    North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Sunday in defiance of calls to rein in its weapons programme, days after a new leader in its old rival South Korea came to power pledging to engage it in dialogue...

    The US Pacific Command said it was assessing the type of missile but it was “not consistent with an intercontinental ballistic missile”...

  • North Korea test-fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit

    North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile into the sea off its east coast on Wednesday, South Korea's military said, ahead of a summit between US and Chinese leaders who are set to discuss Pyongyang's increasingly defiant arms program...

    The missile flew about 60 km from its launch site at Sinpo, a port city on North Korea's east coast, the South Korean Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement...

  • North Korea fires missile in bid to test South, US

    SEOUL: North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Sunday in an apparent bid to test the South’s new liberal president and the US which have both signalled an interest in negotiations to ease months of tensions...

    The missile flew more than 700 kilometres before landing in the Sea of Japan, South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said...

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