Strategic Defense Initiative Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. South Korea's THAAD anti-missile decision harms foundation of trust, says ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Times of Oman

    China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Vientiane, Laos on July 25, 2016. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has criticised South Korea's move to deploy an advanced US anti-missile defence system to counter threats from North Korea.

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  2. South China Sea: Watch Out, Dragon Could BiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Dissident Voice

    China is fuming. It has obviously had enough. It is reaching the limit. For decades it tried to appease the West, to play by international laws, to be a good and responsible member of the international community.

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  3. Senior China officer says anti-missile system will worsen tensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Star Online

    South Korea's deployment of an advanced U.S. anti-missile defence system will worsen tension on the Korean peninsula and seriously affect Sino-U.S. trust, a senior Chinese military officer said on Monday.

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  4. Diplomatic battle heats up at ARFRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Korea Herald

    A diplomatic battle heated up at a regional security conference in Vientiane, Laos, on Tuesday, heightened by the much-anticipated meeting between foreign ministers of China and North Korea for the first time in two years. The regional players have been facing the daunting diplomatic tasks of dealing with North Korea's nuclear program, the planned deployment of U.S. missile defense assets in South Korea and the South China Sea disputes.

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  5. China slams S. Korea THAAD system as "harmful for foundation of trust"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has criticized South Korea 's move to deploy an advanced U.S. anti-missile defense system to counter threats from North Korea, saying it harmed the foundation of their mutual trust, news reports said on Monday, July 25, according to Reuters. The announcement by South Korea and the United States this month that they would deploy a Terminal High Altitude Area Defence unit has already drawn protests from Beijing that it would destabilize regional security.

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  6. China, North Korea envoys hold talks in LaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | New Vision

    A phalanx of security guards from both Laos and North Korea guarded the room where the meeting was taking place. North Korea's new Foreign Minister Ri Yong-Ho arrives at the main venue of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations annual ministerial meeting and the Regional Security Forum in Vientiane on Monday.

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  7. Seoul, Washington won't share THAAD radar info with JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Korea Herald

    South Korea and the United States will not share with Japan the information they obtain from the radar of an advanced anti-missile system that will be set up by late 2017, a government source said Monday. Their remarks come amid speculations that the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system to be deployed in South Korea is part of a wider move to integrate the South into the broader missile defense system operated by the U.S. and Japan.

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  8. U.N. Security Council unlikely to issue statement condemning N.K. missile launchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Korea Herald

    The U.N. Security Council appears unlikely to issue a statement condemning North Korea's latest ballistic missile launches, spurring speculation that China may be uncooperative in anger over a decision to deploy the THAAD missile defense system in South Korea. Right after the North launched three ballistic missiles last Tuesday, the U.S. government said it will "raise our concerns at the U.N. to bolster international resolve in holding the DPRK accountable for these provocative actions."

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  9. The wrong way to fight diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Washington Post

    BY INACTION, Congress has left federal, state and local public health agencies scrambling to find resources to cope with the Zika virus carried by mosquitoes, for which there is no vaccine or effective cure. The virus is a serious threat to pregnant women, because it can lead to birth defects.

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  10. The divide over missile defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Japan Times

    China and Russia have condemned the plan announced by Washington and Seoul to deploy an advanced U.S. missile defense system in South Korea in response to North Korea's repeated ballistic missile and nuclear weapons tests, charging that deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system would harm security in Northeast Asia. While deployment of the system - designed to intercept ballistic missiles while they are still at a high altitude - is supposedly aimed at countering Pyongyang's nuclear and missile threats, Beijing and Moscow argue that it would pose a threat to their own national security.

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  11. Missile-tracking computer data center opens at Fort DrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The Missile Defense Agency said the In-Flight Interceptor Communications System data terminal is able to send and receive messages from the kill vehicle in defense missiles, constantly transmitting target updates. “This state-of-the-art facility has enhanced our ability to deter or defeat the limited use of long-range ballistic missiles against our nation,” said Brig.

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  12. Russia's aggression could burn itself out - if NATO stands strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Toledo Blade

    Russians have been asking their expatriates living in America and Europe why NATO and the United States plan to invade Russia. Russian social networks were busier than usual earlier this month, and it was sometimes difficult to get past an "all circuits are busy" message when trying to reach Russian contacts on the phone.

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  13. S. Korean Opponents Argue THAAD May Do More Harm Than GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Big News Network.com

    Thousands of residents from the planned deployment site of the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense missile defense system rallied in the South Korean capital Thursday to denounce the system as a health and safety threat to their communities. Peace activists also held a press briefing in Seoul to make the case against the THAAD system on national security grounds, saying it will escalate regionals tensions, alienate Chinese and Russian support for North Korean sanctions and validate Pyongyang's nuclear program.

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  14. USS Truman strike group changes command after record-setting deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Stars and Stripes

    Horan is an aviator with more than 3,460 flight hours and 940 carrier landings. He has served aboard the Norfolk-based USS Dwight D. Eisenhower and the San Diego-based USS Constellation, which was decommissioned in 2003.

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  15. US Navy Tests Latest Aegis Weapon SystemRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | Marine News

    Rear Adm. Chris Grady, commander, Naval Surface Force Atlantic, greets Minister Pedro Morenes, Spanish Minister of Defense prior to Morenes embarking Spanish Navy Ship Cristobol Colon Naval Station Norfolk.

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  16. Navy Tests Latest Aegis Weapon System Interoperability with Spanish NavyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | San Diego NewsCape

    The U.S. Navy conducted a series of cooperative air defense test exercises with the Spanish navy that culminated in live missile firing events using the latest Aegis Weapon System baseline July 20-21. The event was not only the first interoperability test of the latest Aegis Baseline 9.C1 with a foreign ship, but also the first combined Combat Systems Ship Qualification Trial with that country's navy since 2007.

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  17. U.S. Navy tests latest Aegis weapon system interoperability with Spanish navyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Aerotech News And Review

    Rear Adm. Chris Grady, commander, Naval Surface Force Atlantic, greets Minister Pedro Morenes, Spanish Minister of Defense prior to Morenes embarking the Spanish Navy Ship Cristobol Colon at Naval Station Norfolk.

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  18. Vice defense minister to hold talks with Seongju residents to resolve THAAD standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's vice defense minister is planning to hold talks with the residents of Seongju who are opposed to the deployment of an advanced U.S. anti-ballistic missile system in their county, official sources said Friday. The move comes as Seoul is making an effort to allay health concerns related to the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system's powerful radar and listen to the grievances of locals.

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  19. Hillary Clinton announces Virginia Senator Tim Kaine as VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Jerusalem Post

    According to the The Forward, Kaine is a centrist Democrat with pro-Israel credentials who has visited the Jewish state on multiple occasions. Hillary Clinton with VP pick, Virginia Senator TimHillary Clinton with VP pick Senator Tim Kaine .

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  20. Lt. General Mann reflects on time spent at SMDC/ARSTRATRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WAAY

    Lieutenant General David Mann, Commanding General of the US Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command will relinquish command and retire in just a few short days. As the end of his Army career draws near Mann took some time to reflect on his past few years spent at Redstone Arsenal.

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