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People watch a TV screen airing reports about North Korea's firing missiles with file images of missiles at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 14, 2020. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
WRVA News
April 14, 2020 - 11:16 am
North Korea fires barrage of missiles from ground and air
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Anti government Iraqi protesters gather by a banner with pictures of Iraqi politicians and Arabic that reads "the Tahrir square questionnaire to select a prime minister," during the ongoing protests in Tahrir square, Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020.
(AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)
AP News
January 10, 2020 - 3:29 pm
By SAMYA KULLAB and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's caretaker prime minister asked Washington to work out a road map for an American troop withdrawal, but the U.S. State Department on Friday bluntly rejected the request, saying the two sides should instead talk about how...
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In this Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020 photo, rescue workers search the scene where a Ukrainian plane crashed in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran.
(AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
AP News
January 10, 2020 - 11:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on Iran-related developments (all times local): 11:25 a.m. The Trump administration on Friday announced a new wave of sanctions on Iran following this week's missile strikes by the Islamic Republic on U.S. bases in Iraq. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury...
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Jeff Katz
January 08, 2020 - 11:15 am
On Tuesday evening, the Pentagon confirmed Iran had fired more than a dozen ballistic missiles at U.S. forces in Iraq in retaliation for the death of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani. The strikes were aimed at two bases in particular - the al-Assad airbase in western Iraq and Erbil in northern Iraq...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers his speech at a gala on the occasion of the New Year at the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019. (Mikhail Metzel, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
(Mikhail Metzel, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
AP News
December 27, 2019 - 7:19 am
By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's defense minister reported to President Vladimir Putin that a new hypersonic weapon of intercontinental range became operational Friday following years of tests. Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu informed Putin that the first missile unit...
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AP News
September 09, 2019 - 5:35 pm
By HYUNG-JIN KIM Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Monday it is willing to resume nuclear diplomacy with the United States in late September but that Washington must come to the negotiating table with acceptable new proposals. If the proposals don't satisfy North Korea,...
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(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, Pool)
AP News
August 21, 2019 - 1:38 pm
HELSINKI (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct arms treaty has raised new threats to Russia and will warrant a response. The Pentagon said it tested a modified ground-launched version of a Navy Tomahawk cruise missile, which...
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(Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
August 05, 2019 - 5:26 pm
By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday that Russia would only deploy new intermediate-range missiles if the United States does and called for urgent arms control talks to prevent a chaotic arms race following the demise of a key nuclear...
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Korean News Service via Associated Press
May 10, 2019 - 9:54 am
By ERIC TALMADGE Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — The three new missiles North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has tested over the past week are eerily familiar to military experts: They look just like a controversial and widely copied missile the Russian military has deployed to Syria and has been actively...
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Associated Press
May 09, 2019 - 8:21 am
By KIM TONG-HYUNG, HYUNG-JIN KIM and FOSTER KLUG Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired two suspected short-range missiles on Thursday, South Korea's military said, its second weapons launch in five days and a possible warning that nuclear disarmament talks with Washington...
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