More National Security

08-22-2019

Cyberattacks that recently crippled nearly two dozen Texas cities have put other local governments on guard, offering the latest evidence that hackers can halt routine operations by locking up computers and public records and demanding steep ransoms.

This Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019 photoprovided by the U.S. Defense Department shows the launch of a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile on San Nicolas Island off the coast of California.  (Scott Howe/U.S. Defense Department via AP)
08-19-2019

The U.S. military has conducted a flight test of a type of missile banned for more than 30 years by a treaty that both the United States and Russia abandoned this month, the Pentagon said.

Vladimir Putin
08-16-2019

A deadly nuclear explosion in Russia last week was another sign the country is working to build up its nuclear weapons program. But while Russia poses the greatest threat, it's far from the only one.

08-12-2019

US intelligence officials are investigating a mysterious explosion that released radiation off the northern coast of Russian last week.

AfghanistanISIS
08-12-2019

The 18-year war in Afghanistan may be coming to a close as US and Afghan diplomats negotiate for peace with the Taliban. But with rising violence and presidential elections there less than a month away, no one is certain what Afghanistan will look like by the end of the year.   

People watch a TV showing a file image of North Korea's missile launch during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, July 31, 2019.  (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
08-09-2019

North Korea on Saturday fired two more projectiles into the sea, according to South Korea’s military. It is likely another protest at the United States and South Korea continuing joint military exercises that the North says are aimed at a northward invasion.

Image Credit: ABC News
08-08-2019

The El Paso, Texas shooting is now being investigated as domestic terrorism and the FBI announced Tuesday that last month's shooting at a California festival is also being investigated as domestic terrorism. 

08-05-2019

North Korea on Tuesday continued to ramp up its weapons demonstrations by firing unidentified projectiles twice into the sea while lashing out at the United States and South Korea for continuing their joint military exercises that the North says could derail fragile nuclear diplomacy.

08-02-2019

North Korea said Saturday its leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of a new multiple rocket launcher system that could potentially enhance the country’s ability to strike targets in South Korea and U.S. military bases there. North Korea said Saturday its leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of a new multiple rocket launcher system that could potentially enhance the country’s ability to strike targets in South Korea and U.S. military bases there.

northkoreamissileap
08-01-2019

North Korea fired unidentified projectiles twice Friday into the sea off its eastern coast in its third weapons tests in just over a week, South Korea’s military said.

Pages