Tag: World War 3

The DroneHunter knocks killer drones out of the sky

SPRINGVILLE, Utah — U.S. officials have long worried that weaponized drones could be used to hit “soft targets” like sporting events and political rallies, as allegedly happened in Venezuela earlier this month.   A Utah-based company, however, gave NBC News an exclusive look at a potential answer to killer drones.   Backed by Boeing and […]

Iran unveils new short-range Fateh ballistic missile

Iran has unveiled a new generation of short-range Fateh missiles just days after the Islamic Republic fired a Fateh-110 ballistic missile, the first ballistic missile launch in more than a year.   The new missile generation was unveiled by Iranian Defense Minister Brig.-Gen. Amir Hatami, who said the new agile and precise tactile stealth missile […]

China tests 4,563mph hypersonic craft that fires ‘UNSTOPPABLE’ nukes

A team of scientists conducted the first successful flight of the Starry Sky-2 hypersonic aircraft at a secret location in northwest China on Friday last week.   The cutting-edge aircraft was fired into space using its unique shockwave propulsion system, an experimental design known as a waverider.   During its flight the aircraft maintained speeds […]

U.S. reimposes sanctions on Iran

The Trump administration has reimposed sanctions on Iran previously lifted under the landmark 2015 international nuclear deal, threatening the accord’s survival, further deteriorating relations with Europe and destabilizing Tehran’s fragile economy.   The move was welcomed in Israel and by Republicans on Capitol Hill.   Ninety days after withdrawing from the nuclear agreement, which was […]

Trump warns Iran’s Rouhani to stop the threats or suffer historic consequences

Watch the latest video at foxnews.com President Trump late Sunday tweeted out to Iranian President Rouhani to never threaten the U.S. again or face historic consequences.   The tweet came on the heels of Rouhani’s warning to Trump that hostile policies could lead to the “mother of all wars” with Iran.   Trump called for […]

ISIS putting up stronger fight than US anticipated in Iraq and Syria

The Trump administration’s plan to bring US troops in Syria back home is being complicated by renewed attacks from the terrorist group ISIS, according to The Wall Street Journal.   ISIS has lost the vast majority of its territory and fighters over the past year or so, but many of the fighters who remained fled […]

Russia to move air defenses to Syria ‘soon’

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has denied reports that Moscow will supply Syria with S-300 antiaircraft defense systems “soon” after a senior Russian official warned Israel that it would “suffer catastrophic consequences” if it attacks the systems.TASS News Agency quoted Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Monday Moscow had not yet decided whether […]

Why artificial intelligence might trigger a nuclear war

Why artificial intelligence might trigger a nuclear warWell before Terminator robots rise and attack us, AI could help us destroy ourselves with nuclear weapons, warns a new study. The news: A RAND Corporation report concludes that military adoption of artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies could have a destabilizing effect over the next couple of decades and lead […]

For Putin and Trump, the Worst Is Yet to Come

The U.S.-led strikes in Syria have put Russia and the U.S. at odds again and set an exclamation point on how swiftly ties between the former Cold War foes have deteriorated.   But Russian markets are shrugging off the latest risk, even with the threat of more U.S. sanctions to come, and officials have been quick to […]

Factbox: What is known about suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria

In a conference call with reporters on Saturday, senior U.S. administration officials said they had a large volume of clear and compelling information, both of chemical weapons use and of President Bashar al-Assad’s culpability in the attack. “The information we have points to the use of both chlorine and sarin, both of which are chemical […]