Tag Archives: Weapons

06Nov/17

Texas church shooting leaves at least 26 dead, 20 wounded

A church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas on Sunday has left 26 people dead and 20 wounded, authorities said.
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03Sep/17

File footage shows North Korea’s nuclear development after new test

YONGBYON, NORTH KOREA (KRT) – Tensions on the Korean peninsular were heightened ever further on Sunday (September 3) after North Korea said it had conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test, which it said was an advanced hydrogen bomb for a long-range missile.
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04Jul/17

North Korea claims successful test of intercontinental ballistic missile

PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA (JULY 4, 2017) (KRT) – North Korea said on Tuesday (July 4) it successfully test-launched an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), which flew a trajectory that an expert said could allow a weapon to hit the U.S. state of Alaska.
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14Apr/17

U.S. drops ‘mother of all bombs’ in Afghanistan

The United States dropped a massive GBU-43 bomb, also known as the “mother of all bombs,” in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday against a series of caves used by Islamic State militants. Havovi Cooper reports. Continue reading

06Jan/16
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

No radiation detected from North Korea’s nuclear test – Japan nuclear regulator

Japan’s nuclear regulator says no radiation has been detected from North Korea’s nuclear test, but it is reinforcing monitoring efforts.

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31Aug/15

Boeing tests laser cannon to combat drones

Boeing tests a new compact laser weapon designed to incinerate aerial drones in seconds from hundreds of meters away.

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18May/15

Technologies unveiled to assist U.S. military on land, air and sea

(REUTERS/AIR FORCE RESEARCH LABORATORY/U.S. ARMY ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER) – It’s a missile system with a difference, designed to render enemy electronic targets useless, not with explosives, but with bursts of high-powered energy.

It’s the product of CHAMP, an acronym for Counter-electronics High Power Microwave Advanced Missile Project.
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22Mar/15

Update: Machete-wielding New Orleans airport attacker dies

(Next Media Online) – The machete-wielding man shot by a police officer after he attacked security staff at New Orleans Airport on Friday has died.
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