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    North Korean missiles probably had ‘engines sourced from Russia or Ukraine’
    Aug14

    North Korean missiles probably had ‘engines sourced from Russia or Ukraine’

    Study claims engines resemble Soviet-era design and probably acquired through illicit channels operating in either or both countriesNorth Korea probably acquired the rocket engines for the two intercontinental ballistic missiles it tested in July from Ukrainian or Russian sources within the past two years, a study has claimed.A report published...

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea
    Aug14

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea

    Ukraine denied on Monday that it had ever supplied defence technology to North Korea, responding to an article in the New York Times that said North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from Ukrainian factory Yuzhmash. Concern that North Korea is close to achieving its goal of putting the mainland United States within range of a nuclear weapon...

    Cruz Calls Out NYT Reporter Who Labeled His Response to Charlottesville Attack ‘Posturing’
    Aug14

    Cruz Calls Out NYT Reporter Who Labeled His Response to Charlottesville Attack ‘Posturing’

    When a New York Times reporter on Sunday accused Sens. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) and Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) of political posturing with their statements against white supremacists, Cruz had a response ready. Both Cruz and Rubio called the attack over the weekend in Charlottesville, Va, where someone plowed their car into pedestrians amid clashes...

    N. Korean missiles based on motor from ex-Soviet plant: Report
    Aug14

    N. Korean missiles based on motor from ex-Soviet plant: Report

    WASHINGTON: North Korea’s recent rapid progress in developing a long-range missile appears to come after it procured Soviet-designed rocket engines from a plant in Ukraine, according to an expert report published Monday. According to Michael Elleman of the International Institute for Strategic Studies, the missiles used in recent North...

    Belarus in top 3 holiday spots popular with Russian tourists
    Aug14

    Belarus in top 3 holiday spots popular with Russian tourists

    The leader is Turkey, followed by Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Spain. The top ten also includes Thailand, Germany, Poland, Greece, and Finland. …read more Source:...

    North Korea’s missile success linked to black-market purchases from Ukrainian plant, investigators say
    Aug14

    North Korea’s missile success linked to black-market purchases from Ukrainian plant, investigators say

    North Korea’s success in testing a intercontinental missile may have been made possible by a Ukrainian factory with historical ties to Russia’s missile program …read more Source: Vancouver...

    North Korea’s New Missiles Came From Ukraine and Russia, Report Claims
    Aug14

    North Korea’s New Missiles Came From Ukraine and Russia, Report Claims

    A new report claims the North could not have developed better rockets so quickly without foreign technology. …read more Source:...

    North Korea’s missile program linked to Soviet technology, says report
    Aug14

    North Korea’s missile program linked to Soviet technology, says report

    Pyongyang’s ICMB technology has advanced at unprecedented speeds due to the acquisition of Soviet missile systems built in Ukraine, said researchers. But the “window of opportunity will soon close” if action isn’t taken. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea
    Aug14

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea

    KIEV – Ukraine said on Monday it had never supplied defense technology to North Korea, responding to a New York Times article which quoted experts saying North Korea may have purchased rocket engines from a Ukrainian factory. “Ukraine has never… …read more Source:...

    Ukraine denies selling missile technology to North Korea

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...