According to the U.S. government, evidence is mounting that an Iranian missile was responsible for the crash of a passenger plane near Tehran Wednesday. Iran denies the charge, but the U.S. says radar, satellite and photos indicate it is "highly…
A new satellite image of a factory where North Korea makes military equipment used to launch long-range missiles shows the construction of a new structure.
By Associated Press
Government forces also captured a key village held by al-Qaida insurgents in the last rebel stronghold in the war-torn country.
By Bassem Mroue, Associated Press
Japan lodged an immediate protest, saying the missile landed inside its exclusive economic zone.
By Kim Tong-Hyung, Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press
By Robert Burns, Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press
The test off the coast of California on Sunday marks the resumption of an arms competition that some analysts worry could increase U.S.-Russian tensions.
By Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press
North Korea on Saturday said leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon that extended a streak of weapons demonstrations seen as an attempt to pressure Washington and Seoul over slow nuclear negotiations and their joint…
By Foster Klug, Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press
South Korea's military later said that the flight data of the weapon launched Thursday showed similarities to the Russian-made Iskander, a short-range, nuclear-capable missile.
As North Korean missiles fly farther and more frequently under Kim Jong-un, the outside world watches warily, using a network of early-warning radar, sensors and satellites that track the test weapons in real time. In the third installment of our…
By Larisa Epatko
Siegfried Hecker, former director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory, describes the process North Korea must go through to deliver a nuclear weapon and why he is concerned.
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