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Russia says first hypersonic missiles enter service

Russia says first hypersonic missiles enter service

Russia's defence minister told President Vladimir Putin on Friday the first Avangard hypersonic missiles had been put into service, in a move hailed as a major coup for Moscow.

US accuses Russia of breaching treaties with 'invincible' weapons

US accuses Russia of breaching treaties with 'invincible' weapons

The United States has accused Moscow of openly breaching Cold War-era treaties by developing what Russian President Vladimir Putin called a new generation of "invincible" hypersonic weapons and submarines.

Kuwait oil output plunges 60% as workers strike over pay

Kuwait oil output plunges 60% as workers strike over pay

Kuwait’s crude production tumbled by 60% and its refineries scaled back operations as the state oil company took emergency measures to cope with the first day of an open-ended labour strike.