Strategic Defense Initiative Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Lotte chief stresses investment for lucrative bizRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Korea Herald

    The head of retail giant Lotte Group said Tuesday the conglomerate needs to expand investment targeting its lucrative businesses to further expand presence in the market, as it is suffering from a series of troubles at home and abroad. During a meeting with the group's senior executives, Lotte Group Chairman Shin Dong-bin also stressed that his group needs to quickly adapt to the fast-changing market environment under the fourth industrial revolution.

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  2. Liteye and Numerica Enter Exclusive Partnership to Enhance Counter Drone SystemsRead the original story

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    With the right combination technologies, our team provides coverage to our warfighters, while they conduct their mission of protecting against those who wish all of us harm." Liteye Systems, Inc., provider of the AUDS counter drone defense system deployed with US military forces in combat, and Numerica Corporation, creator of robust solutions that protect our most valuable assets in mission-critical environments, have signed an exclusive partnership to develop enhanced abilities for Liteye's counter UAS systems.

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  3. Turkey turns away from NATO with US$2.5B plan to purchase Russian missile defence systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Canada.com

    Turkey has agreed to pay US$2.5 billion to acquire Russia's most advanced missile eefense system, a senior Turkish official said, in a deal that signals a turn away from the NATO military alliance that has anchored Turkey to the West for more than six decades. The preliminary agreement sees Turkey receiving two S-400 missile batteries from Russia within the next year, and then producing another two inside Turkey, according to the Turkish official, who asked not to be named because of the sensitivity of the matter.

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  4. Parliament adopts resolution condemning NK provocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Korea Herald

    South Korea's parliament adopted a resolution condemning North Korea's continued military provocations Tuesday, two weeks after Pyongyang carried out what it claims to have been an intercontinental ballistic missile test. During a plenary session, the National Assembly passed the resolution that called for an end to the North's escalatory actions with a warning that its provocations could lead to the regime's "permanent extinction."

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  5. Lotte chief's brother against governance shakeup planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Korea Herald

    The elder brother of the chief of retail giant Lotte Group said Tuesday he has raised an objection to the conglomerate's governance shakeup plan, demanding that a key unit be taken off the list of split-ups. In April, the board of directors of the group's four key affiliates passed a plan to split each of them into investment and business entities.

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  6. Korea considers private funding for new military capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Korea Herald

    South Korea's military is mulling over partly financing major firepower projects with private funds, an official said Tuesday. South Korea is pushing for the establishment of a "three-axis" platform to help defend itself against North Korea's growing nuclear and missile threats.

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  7. Korean cultural content surplus plunges 25.4% in five monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Korea Herald

    South Korea's cultural content surplus plunged 25.4 percent in the first five months of 2017 from a year earlier, official data showed Tuesday, a decline widely blamed on Chinese restrictions on imports of local pop culture over an ongoing missile row. The balance of audio visual and related services came to $156.6 million in the black in the January-May period down from $209.8 million for the period last year, according to the data compiled by the Bank of Korea.

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  8. Korea pushing for FM meetings with China and Japan next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Korea Herald

    South Korea's foreign minister is pushing to meet with her Chinese and Japanese counterparts on the sidelines of ASEAN-related conferences scheduled for early next month, officials said Tuesday. Kang Kyung-wha is to attend meetings of foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to be held in Manila, the Philippines, from Aug. 6-8.

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  9. New guided-missile destroyer signals U.S. resolve, PACOM chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Aerotech News And Review

    The Navy's newest Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer sends a signal to allies and adversaries in the Asia-Pacific region that what happens in the region matters to the United States, the commander of U.S. Pacific Command said in Hawaii July 15. The Asia-Pacific region is inextricably linked to America's future security and economic prosperity, Navy Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr. said during a commissioning ceremony for the USS John Finn at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.

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  10. Turkey: We're Buying Both Russian and European Air DefenseRead the original story

    Monday | Groong

    Turkey has reached agreements with both a Russian company and a European consortium to buy air defense systems, without explaining how it plans to carry out both acquisitions -- seemingly mutually exclusive -- at the same time. But then the very next day Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Işık made another announcement: "I am happy to announce that this afternoon Turkey has signed a cooperation agreement with Italian-French consortium Eurosam to produce missile defense systems," he shock announcement  in 2013 that Turkey would opt not for the safe, steady NATO partner but the exotic Chinese bad boy.

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  11. North Korea's Nuclear Missiles: The Fantasy and the Reality of Australia's ResponseRead the original story

    Monday | Dissident Voice

    On 4 July 2017 North Korea fired a missile from their territory that landed in the Sea of Japan. Western commentators immediately labeled it an ICBM with the capability of reaching Alaska, and by implication, the north of Australia.

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  12. Tom Cotton, Arkansas senator: Army modernization crucial for challenging Russia, Sen. Cotton saysRead the original story

    Monday Jul 17 | Washington Times

    Russia 's repeated violations of its 30-year-old agreement to eliminate intermediate-range missiles demands U.S. action, Sen. Tom Cotton said Monday. The U.S. should pressure Russia into compliance, he said, but prepare to take a harder line - in particular, by modernizing the army .

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  13. US missile defense plans to zap North Korean threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | Rational Review

    "North Korea's rapid march to develop a nuclear-armed ballistic missile capable of striking the United States has spurred the U.S. military and Congress to ramp up efforts to counter the threat. The U.S. technological race is happening on the ground, at sea, in the air and in space.

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  14. Jerry JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | Voices

    Former Air Talent at: *WQLT - Q-107 *WVNA - "The Big Dog" *WDRM - Country 102 *WZMX - "Maximum Hit Music" *WMSR - "Star 94" *WTAK- "Huntsville's Classic Rock" *WYNU - "Power 92" Currently, I pull morning host duties at KINY in Alaska's capital city. This show is live, very locally focused & information-heavy, with very little music.

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  15. AIPAC Stays Silent On Trump's Opposition To Israel Missile Defense Aid BoostRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | Forward

    When President Obama threatened to veto extra monies for Israel's missile defense system, the AIPAC lobby spoke up and denounced the move as a threat to the Jewish state's security. Now, with the Trump White House opposing the same funding, the powerful organization has been silent.

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  16. Cotton Talks Tough on Russian Non-Compliance to INF TreatyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 17 | U.S. Naval Institute

    Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John Finn arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in preparation for its commissioning ceremony on July 10, 2017. US Navy Photo The first of a new line of Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers commissioned in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, in a ceremony on Saturday.

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  17. Turkey said to choose Russia in missile defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Stars and Stripes

    Turkey has agreed to pay $2.5 billion to acquire Russia's most advanced missile defense system, a senior Turkish official said, in a deal that signals a turn away from the NATO military alliance that has anchored Turkey to the West for more than six decades. The preliminary agreement sees Turkey receiving two S-400 missile batteries from Russia within the next year, and then producing another two inside Turkey, according to the Turkish official, who asked not to be named because of the sensitivity of the matter.

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  18. Russian dirty tricks? Democrats wrote the playbook on foreign government collusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Washington Examiner

    Democrats and the mainstream media are screaming bloody murder this week about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian attorney in July 2016. While most agree that the meeting was incredibly stupid , Democrats point the finger as solid proof that the Trump campaign was colluding with Russia.

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  19. Letters: Ways to Maneuver on North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | The New York Times

    " The Way Forward on North Korea " points out that to call on China to rein in North Korea is a Big Ask. But that does not mean that China would refuse to respond if the United States offered more than appreciation and vague trade deals in exchange.

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  20. Feature: 1 year into anti-THAAD rally in S. Korea, ordeal lasts for local residentsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 13 | Xinhuanet

    One year has passed since people in Seongju, a county in South Korea's southeast region, launched their protest rally against the deployment of the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense missile interception system. On July 13, 2016, Seongju was designated as a site for the U.S. missile shield installation.

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