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  1. China and Russia to Hold Joint Military Drill...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    Moscow and Beijing are to hold their first computer-assisted missile defense drill in May, the TASS news agency reported Tuesday. Russia's Defense Ministry announced in a press release that the exercise will use "the combined operations of Russian and Chinese air and missile defense task forces" to provide protection "from accidental or provocative ballistic or cruise missile attacks."

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  2. Bernie Sanders Should Push for a New Realism in Foreign PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Nation

    Donald Trump's formal foreign policy address last week hurled a stick into the hive of the foreign policy establishment. Republican and Democrat foreign policy mavens erupted and buzzed around to attack the intruder.

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  3. MICT to Host Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2016 Financial ResultsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    Micronet Enertec Technologies, Inc. announced today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of 2016 on May 16, 2016 prior to the opening of the market and host a conference call to discuss the results at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time that day. The Company invites all those interested in participating in the call to dial: 1-888-281-1167.

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    Yesterday | The St. Petersburg Times

    Moscow and Beijing are to hold their first computer-assisted missile defense drill in May, the TASS news agency reported Tuesday. Russia's Defense Ministry announced in a press release that the exercise will use 'the combined operations of Russian and Chinese air and missile defense task forces' to provide protection 'from accidental or provocative ballistic or cruise missile attacks.'

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  5. RTI Presents 'Space Rovers and Surgical Robots: System Architecture...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    What do Mars exploration and Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery have in common? In some ways, the technology and communication requirements couldn't be more different. Dr. Edwin de Jong, Vice President of Sales at RTI, will examine a wide range of challenges for designing modern robotic systems, based on real-life lessons learned from NASA's Human Robotic Systems project and MIRO Lab, an advanced robotic assistance research laboratory.

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  6. Seoul 'on alert' for N.K. nuke testRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    South Korean Defense Minister Han Min-koo said Tuesday that the military is on alert based on the belief that the North might carry out another nuclear test to decorate its leader Kim Jong-un ahead of its ruling party congress later this week. "North Korea has been conducting nuclear tests to fulfill its various political agendas," Han told the parliamentary defense committee, adding that the North's Punggye-ri nuclear test site appears ready to carry out the nuclear test on cue.

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  7. API Technologies To Exhibit At IMS In San Francisco May 24-26:...Read the original story

    Yesterday | RF Globalnet

    API Technologies Corp., a leading provider of high performance RF, microwave, millimeterwave, and power solutions, will showcase a wide variety of the Company's latest high reliability solutions at the 2016 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium . API will be in booth #727 for the exhibition, which takes place May 24-26 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA.

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  8. Bath Iron Works to build newest version of Burke destroyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    The first destroyer with the capability of shooting down ballistic missiles and conventional airborne threats at the same time will be built at Bath Iron Works, officials say. The Navy is entering negotiations to build the first ship in the newest configuration of the Arleigh Burke-class destroyers at the General Dynamics subsidiary.

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  9. On Native GroundA World Without Nukes Becomes More PossibleRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    It looks like President Barack Obama is going to follow up his biggest domestic policy achievement - health care reform - with his biggest foreign policy achievement - a new strategic nuclear arms reduction treaty and new U.S. policies regarding the use of nuclear weapons. The treaty that Mr. Obama and Russian president Dmitry Medvedev signed in Prague on April 8 is not just the first significant arms control treaty between the United States and Russia since the 1991 Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, or START, was signed by President George H.W. Bush and President Mikhail Gorbachev.

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  10. The $161 billion missile system designed to protect the US from Iran...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    The U.S. Missile Defense Agency has had to scrap 40 percent of the tests for a multibillion-dollar program that is supposed to protect the country from long-range ballistic missile threats like North Korea and Iran, according to a new federal watchdog report. The Government Accountability Office's latest annual audit of the Ballistic Missile Defense System found that risky purchasing practices, including simultaneous development and production of new anti-ballistic missiles , and the use of unproven targets mean the MDA might have trouble meeting the Obama Administration's goal of fielding the system by 2018.

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  11. Media Availability with Secretary Carter enroute to Stuttgart, GermanyRead the original story

    Yesterday | U.S. Department of Defense

    SEC. CARTER: So first of all, welcome to those who haven't been with us before. I appreciate your taking an interest in what we do.

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  12. Charles Krauthammer: The world according to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Camera

    Foreign policy does not determine American elections. Indeed, of all Western countries, we are the least interested in the subject.

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  13. Ar Archives: 2001 Trove of Cia Documents Told of Soviet WeaknessRead the original story

    Monday | American Reporter

    ... 1980s. Another newly declassified CIA report deals with U.S. President Ronald Reagan's proposed Strategic Defense Initiative - a far more elaborate precursor to the National Missile Defense program being promotedby current President George W. Bush. ...

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  14. Engineering the BMDS - Aegis AshoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WAAY

    According to MDA, Aegis Ashore is the land component of the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System. Aegis BMD and Standard Missile-3 upgrades are currently being phased into deployed Aegis BMD ships and land-based facilities during this decade.

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  15. North Korea's sub-launched missile exploded midair, Seoul saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | UPI

    A submarine-launched ballistic missile North Korea said fired "successfully" in April probably exploded mid-air, South Korea military said Sunday. But the launch was reported as a "great success" in North Korea state media, South Korean television network KBS reported Sunday.

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  16. Corrupt Navy Commander Gets 61 2 YearsRead the original story

    Monday | Courthouse News Service

    Navy Cmdr. Michael Vannak Khem Misiewicz was sentenced Friday to 61 2 years in federal prison for giving classified ship schedules with information on the Navy's ballistic missile defense operations in the Pacific to a foreign defense contractor for cash, gifts, travel and prostitutes.

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  17. Qatar Expected To Delay Defense BuysRead the original story

    Monday | Middle East Newsline

    WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Qatar was expected to become the latest Gulf Cooperation Council state to delay major defense procurement. Industry sources said Qatar, following Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, was struggling to maintain its ambitious multi-billion-dollar procurement program.

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  18. Krauthammer: Foreign policy jumble from TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Philly.com

    Foreign policy does not determine American elections. Indeed, of all Western countries, we are the least interested in the subject.

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  19. Harlan Ullman: Needed -- a new detente with RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | UPI

    Despite having tens of thousands of nuclear and thermonuclear weapons pointed at each other, fierce ideological differences and numerous crises from Berlin to the Middle East that might have sparked a shooting war, detente was still possible between Moscow and Washington and East and West. Today, Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev warns of a "new cold war" breaking out.

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  20. Charles Krauthammer: Our place in the world -- according to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    By CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER WASHINGTON -- Foreign policy does not determine American elections. Indeed, of all Western countries, we are the least interested in the subject.

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