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Iran says it plans to boost ballistic, cruise missile capacity

Iran says it plans to boost ballistic, cruise missile capacity

Iran plans to boost its ballistic and cruise missile capacity and acquire modern fighter planes and submarines, the Iranian state news agency IRNA quoted a senior Defence Ministry official as saying on Saturday.

Saudi Arabia says new Yemen missile intercepted

Saudi Arabia says new Yemen missile intercepted

Saudi air defences on Tuesday intercepted a ballistic missile fired from rebel-held territory in neighbouring Yemen, state media reported, as a Riyadh-led military coalition intensifies an offensive to capture a strategic port.

Saudi Arabia says new Yemen missile intercepted

Saudi Arabia says new Yemen missile intercepted

Saudi air defences on Tuesday intercepted a ballistic missile that targeted the western city of Yanbu after being fired from rebel-held territory in neighbouring Yemen, a Saudi-led military coalition said.

Rouhani: plans in place for any Trump decision on nuclear deal

Rouhani: plans in place for any Trump decision on nuclear deal

Donald Trump says that unless European allies rectify "flaws" in Tehran's deal with world powers by May 12 he will refuse to extend US sanctions relief for Iran.

Saudi says it intercepts Houthi missiles in Riyadh and southern cities

Saudi says it intercepts Houthi missiles in Riyadh and southern cities

Saudi Arabia's air defence forces intercepted at least three ballistic missiles fired at Saudi cities by Yemen's Houthis, who claimed to have targeted the defence ministry in Riyadh and a Saudi Aramco distribution facility in Najran on Wednesday.

Hawaii panics after false alert of incoming missile

Hawaii panics after false alert of incoming missile

An alert warning of an incoming ballistic missile aimed at Hawaii was sent in error Saturday, sowing panic and confusion across the US state -- which is already on edge over the risk of attack -- before officials dubbed it a "false alarm."

Saudi intercepts Houthi missile fired toward Riyadh

Saudi intercepts Houthi missile fired toward Riyadh

Saudi air defences intercepted a ballistic missile fired towards the capital Riyadh on Tuesday, the Saudi-led coalition said, the latest attack by a Yemeni group that could escalate a proxy war between the kingdom and regional rival Tehran.

South Korea's Moon to visit China next week

South Korea's Moon to visit China next week

South Korean President Moon Jae-In will visit China next week for talks on North Korea and other issues, amid tentative signs of diplomatic movement after months of high tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile threats.

North Korea missile test raises flight safety concerns

North Korea missile test raises flight safety concerns

North Korea has conducted a flurry of missile tests this year in defiance of repeated international protests, including from aviation authorities.

US and South Korea begin largest-ever joint air drill

US and South Korea begin largest-ever joint air drill

The five-day Vigilant Ace drill -- involving 230 aircraft, including F-22 Raptor stealth jet fighters, and tens of thousands of troops -- began on Monday morning, Seoul's air force said.

North Korea blasts 'dangerous' US-South joint military drill

North Korea blasts 'dangerous' US-South joint military drill

North Korea on Sunday blasted the United States and South Korea as "warmongers" on the eve of their largest-ever joint air exercise, saying it could trigger a nuclear war.

Yemen rebel ballistic missile 'hits target' in Saudi: Houthi TV

Yemen rebel ballistic missile 'hits target' in Saudi: Houthi TV

Yemen's Houthi rebels said Thursday they fired a ballistic missile at Saudi Arabia and hit a military target, in the second such attack this month, after threatening to retaliate over a crippling blockade.