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North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un is seen as the newly developed intercontinental ballistic rocket Hwasong-15's test was successfully launched, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang November 30, 2017.

The US reportedly called Kim Jong Un’s bluff by demanding its nukes — and North Korea is flipping out

Media from Pyongyang on Tuesday complained about a host of issues, from the US demanding unilateral and complete denuclearization of North Korea, to certain unsavory comments made by Trump officials, and to US and South Korean military exercises.
A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress takes off from Andersen Air Force Base (AFB), Guam, August 24, 2016.

The B-52 bomber is leaving the Middle East after a record-breaking run against ISIS

The last B-52 bomber left US Central Command's area of responsibility on April 7 after being the go-to bomber for operations against ISIS and the Taliban.
All three current US bombers.

US Air Force’s new bomber will retire the B-1 and B-2 — but keep the B-52 flying for 90 years

The US Air Force has begun planning a new nuclear-capable, ultra-stealth bomber that will phase out the B-1B Lancer and B-2 spirit bombers.

The US Air Force lost 4 nuclear bombs in Spain 52 years ago — and the disaster is still being felt now

"We came in behind the tanker, and we were a little bit fast," one bomber pilot said. "All of a sudden all hell seemed to break loose."
All three US strategic bombers in Europe for BALTOPS.

The US just majorly stepped up nuclear bomber deployments to Guam amid soaring North Korea tensions

Recently, rumblings that North Korea is planning to launch a satellite and that the US is planning to strike a North Korean launch have been making news.
A B-52G Stratofortress bomber aircraft takes off from a runway during Operation Desert Storm.

The Air Force and US Strategic Command say they aren’t planning to put nuclear bombers on 24-hour alert

The Air Force is upgrading facilities some of its bases, but it says there are no plans to change the alert status of its nuclear bombers.
A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress takes off from Andersen Air Force Base (AFB), Guam, August 24, 2016.

US B-52s flew close to China in what may been a message to Beijing about Taiwan — but China says it will not work

The US Air Force said the bombers were on a routine mission, but their flight comes amid Chinese military drills around Taiwan.

The Air Force got parts from its ‘boneyard’ to put its biggest plane back into service

The part the Air Force needed to get the C-5 Galaxy off the ground is no longer made, so it went looking in its "boneyard."

The Air Force is testing out the B-52 bomber for use in psychological operations

The B-52, one of the Air Force's biggest bomber, has successfully completed trials deploying PDU-5/B leaflet canisters from its external bomb docks.

One picture captures the might of the US Air Force’s bomber fleet in Europe

Nuclear-capable and heavy bombers are the most visible leg of the US's nuclear triad, and are often deployed to deter aggression and promote stability.