Stories tagged: missile defense
Wed., March 8, 2017, 11:02 a.m.
U.S., China lock horns on missile defense against NKorea
WASHINGTON – If China was hoping for a concession from the U.S. after recently suspending coal imports from cash-poor North Korea, it got the opposite. The U.S. is starting to …
Fri., July 8, 2016, 7:34 p.m.
NATO leaders gear up for threats from Russia, south
NATO leaders geared up Friday for a long-term standoff with Russia, ordering multinational troops to Poland and the three Baltic states as Moscow moves forward with its own plans to …
Wed., Aug. 7, 2013, 7:17 a.m.
Obama cancels Moscow summit with Putin
LOS ANGELES — In a rare diplomatic rebuke, President Barack Obama on Wednesday canceled his Moscow summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Mon., March 26, 2012, 6:59 a.m.
Obama to Russia: More flexibility after elections
SEOUL, South Korea — President Barack Obama told Russia’s leader today that he would have more flexibility after the November election to deal with the contentious issue of missile defense, …
Tue., June 16, 2009, 9:41 a.m.
Pentagon: NKorea missiles could threaten US
WASHINGTON — North Korea’s missiles could hit the United States in as few as three years if the reclusive rogue nation continues to ramp up its weapons system, Pentagon officials …