• Saturday
  • April 19, 2014
  • Last updated: 4:18am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 49 for nuclear strike

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    North Korea fires two medium-range missiles after rivals' three-nation security talks

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 04:15pm by AP

    ... drills by threatening nuclear strikes on Washington and Seoul. Analysts say the impoverished North chafes against the drills, which Washington and Seoul call routine and defensive in nature, ... The North’s arsenal of an estimated 300 Rodong missiles could in theory be fitted with nuclear warheads once Pyongyang masters the ability to miniaturize atomic bombs and, with a range of up to 1,300 ...

  2. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA wants to set tone for military ties with US, analysts say

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 11:16am by Teddy Ng

    ... with American officials. Traditionally, China has sought to strike a modest line and emphasise consensus-building. Dr Wang Fan, a professor at the China Foreign Affairs University, said China ... by the US, and Beijing's notification to the US and other Asian nations that it had deployed a nuclear submarine in the Indian Ocean last year. "What it suggests is China recognises ...

  3. News - World - DEFENCE

    US nuclear missile crews caught sleeping with protective door open

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 10:01pm by AP

    ... the commander of Air Force Global Strike Command. He is responsible for the entire force of 450 Minuteman 3 missiles, plus the air force's nuclear-capable bombers. The blast door is not the first ... Associated Press in Washington Latest incidents of lax security at US ICBM sites highlight risks of a hair-trigger nuclear arsenal Missile men nap with door open Twice this year alone, US ...

  4. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    South Korea and US military drills to overlap with North-South

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 11:40am by Agence France-Presse

    ... with Pyongyang threatening a pre-emptive nuclear strike, and nuclear capable US stealth bombers making dummy runs over the Korean peninsula. US defence official have indicated- in an apparent effort ...

  5. News - World - DEFENCE

    US Navy instructors accused of cheating in nuclear reactor exams

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 09:56am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington US sailors accused of cheating in nuclear test About 30 instructors who train US sailors on the running of nuclear reactors are under investigation ... cent of the US Air Force's nuclear missile officers. The suspected cheating took place at the navy's nuclear propulsion programme in Charleston, South Carolina, where a sailor alerted ...

  6. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's nuclear missile drill seen as warning to US not to meddle in region

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 03:56am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Military mouthpiece releases photos of drills involving ICBM able to reach American West Coast after Pentagon upgrades forces in Japan Nuclear missile ... the Dongfeng-31 since its delivery to the Second Artillery Corps in 2006. The missile has an estimated range of nearly 10,000 kilometres- enough to deliver a nuclear warhead to the capitals of Europe ...

  7. News - China - DEFENCE

    China hails first test of hypersonic nuclear missile carrier

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 04:20am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com US no longer only one with Mach 10 glider that can outfox defences and deliver nuclear warhead China hails test of hypersonic missile carrier China has flight-tested a hypersonic missile delivery vehicle capable of penetrating any existing defence system with nuclear warheads, according to the Pentagon. The hypersonic glide vehicle (HGV), dubbed ...

  8. News - China - DEFENCE

    China's People's Liberation Army told to learn from Japan's 1894 victory

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 05:20am by Minnie Chan

    ... on mocking foreign instructors who were highly paid, causing a striking contrast with the Japanese navy's serious and humble learning attitude." Analysts said the articles were intended ...

  9. News - Asia - DEFENCE

    India successfully retests missile able to reach Beijing and Shanghai

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 07:22pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New Delhi India's nuclear-capable missile test is a success India carried out the second successful test-firing yesterday of a nuclear-capable missile that could strike Beijing or Shanghai. Ravi Gupta, a spokesman for the Defence Research and Development Organisation, said the latest test of the Agni-V brought the missile a step closer to being inducted ...

  10. News - World - DEFENCE

    'Inappropriate behaviour' cost US general his nuclear missile command

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 12:30am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington US nukes chief went rogue in Russia A US air force general who was fired from command of land-based nuclear missile forces had engaged in "inappropriate ... The events that led to the dismissal took place while Major General Michael Carey was in Russia in July as head of a US government delegation to a nuclear security training exercise, the report said. ...




SCMP.com Account