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Putin’s Skyfall missile failed a test and exploded in a deadly nuclear accident, the US says

After months of speculation, the US State Department determined the cause of the August 8 accident that killed 7 Russians.
Independence-class littoral combat ship USS Gabrielle Giffords launches a Naval Strike Missile.

The Navy has a new ship-killer missile to take on China — and it just used it to sink an old warship

The US and Singapore navies conducted an exercise in the Philippine Sea to take out a decommissioned frigate.

The Saudis say these cruise missile parts from the oil plant attacks are ‘undeniable’ proof of Iran’s secret hand

At a press conference on Wednesday, the Saudi defense ministry presented its evidence that Iran played a role in last weekends attacks.
A view shows flame and smoke rising from the site of blasts at an ammunition depot in Krasnoyarsk region

New details on Russia’s mysterious missile disaster suggest a nuclear reactor blew up

An explosion at a Russian weapons testing site in August released radioactive isotopes that almost certainly came from a nuclear reactor, experts say.
On Aug. 18, at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, the Defense Department conducted a flight test of a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile at San Nicolas Island, Calif.

The US just entered a great-power arms race in a big way — and Russia and China are panicking

The US just tested its first post-INF Treaty missile, and Russia and China are both worried and warning that the US is igniting a new arms race.
An unidentified short-range ballistic missile.

North Korea is not only firing off new missiles — it may also be learning to launch them faster

Experts have suggested that the weapons North Korea has been testing this year could be the key to a first strike, one that could evade defenses.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks at US President Donald Trump before their meeting at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam.

North Korea’s latest missile test was an attempt to get Trump’s attention after failed nuclear talks, experts say

North Korea wants the US to provide sanctions relief. Washington says it would only do so if Pyongyang demonstrably dismantles its nukes first.
US Navy F-35Cs.

The F-35 stealth fighter is getting a very long-range missile that can blind an enemy’s air defenses

The missile, a valuable weapon for the first wave of attacks against a powerful rival, can be carried without compromising the F-35's stealth.
Former United States ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition spring leadership meeting at The Venetian Las Vegas on March 29, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

North Korea slams John Bolton as a ‘human defect’ after he called out their recent missile test

National security adviser John Bolton on Saturday said there was "no doubt" that North Korea's recent missile test violated UN resolutions.
Kim Jong Un has an option neither China or the US can employ — the long game.

A ‘one in a million’ satellite image captured the exact moment of North Korea’s latest missile launch

A satellite image captured by Planet Labs, a research company in San Francisco, shows striking photo evidence of North Korea's latest missile launch.