Missiles

Congress members draft bill to sanction Turkey over Russian S-400 missile system

Sat, 18 Jul 2020 - 02:12 GMT

The air defense system acquired by the NATO member a year ago has not been activated yet.

Egypt offers deep condolences over Ukrainian plane crash

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 09:39 GMT

The ministry in a statement affirmed Egypt’s support to the government and people of Ukraine in such circumstances.

Iran fired 'more than a dozen' missiles at US forces in Iraq: Pentagon

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Iran fired "more than a dozen" ballistic missiles Tuesday against two airbases in Iraq where the US and coalition forces are based, the Pentagon said.

US formally withdraws from INF Treaty with Russia

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 - 10:38 GMT

“The United States will not remain party to a treaty that is deliberately violated by Russia,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement.

Syrian air defenses thwart Israeli missile attack in southern Syria

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 - 06:34 GMT

Syrian Air Defenses thwarted an Israeli attack on Tal al-Hara in southern Syria and shot down a number of them, Syrian state news agency SANA said.

Syrian air defences intercept "hostile targets" near Damascus

Wed, 26 Dec 2018 - 05:00 GMT

Syrian air defences intercepted "hostile targets" near the capital Damascus, Syrian state media said on Tuesday.

Yemen peace talks in Sweden go down to the wire

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 - 12:20 GMT

Talks between Yemen's government and Huthi insurgents focused on the country's main airport and port went down to the wire.

In pics: Egyptian arms displayed in EDEX 2018

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - 03:21 GMT

Those include a mine dispenser and missiles.

Egypt seeks to stop escalation, Israeli attacks over Gaza Strip: Source

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 10:08 GMT

Egypt has been exerting a lot of efforts since yesterday in an attempt to stop the field escalations and Israeli attacks over the Gaza Strip.

Israeli missiles fall in the vicinity of Damascus Airport -Syrian TV

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 11:43 GMT

Syrian TV said late Monday night that two Israeli missiles fell in the vicinity of Damascus international airport, without giving further details.

Beijing 'installs missiles' on South China Sea islands

Thu, 03 May 2018 - 08:08 GMT

Beijing reasserted its right Thursday to build "defence" facilities in the disputed South China Sea.

AIPU condemns Houthi missile attacks on Saudi Arabia

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 - 11:36 GMT

The Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union (AIPU) expressed strong condemnation of Yemen’s Houthi rebels’ ongoing missile attacks on Saudi Arabia

Trump takes advantage of Syria to pressure Russia: MP

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 - 10:56 GMT

Head of foreign relations parliamentary committee, described U.S. President Trump's threat to launch air strikes against the Syrian army as highly questionable

FMs discuss Iran intervention in Arab region ahead of summit

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 09:30 GMT

The Foreign Ministry announced that Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has discussed recent regional developments in regard to the Iranian intervention in the Arab region.

Egypt condemns Houthi missile launch on Riyadh

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 08:03 GMT

The Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned the firing of ballistic missiles by the Houthis over the Saudi capital and the southern cities of Jizan and Najran.

Germany summons North Korea's ambassador over missile test

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 - 11:12 GMT

Germany strongly condemns North Korea's latest ballistic missile test, Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Wednesday.

New North Korea missile test a provocative act: Kremlin

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 - 10:37 GMT

The latest test of a new North Korea intercontinental ballistic missile will provoke further tension in the region and moves all the sides involved further.

Iran rejects Macron call for talks on Iranian missiles

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 10:25 GMT

Iran rejected on Sunday a call by French President Emmanuel Macron for talks on Tehran's ballistic missiles.

Rouhani says Iran will continue to produce missiles

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 - 09:03 GMT

Iran will continue to produce missiles for its defence and does not see it as a violation of international accords, President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday.

N.Korean missiles will be able to reach U.S. after modernisation

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 - 09:46 GMT

North Korea's leadership has told Russian lawmakers that it possesses a ballistic missile with a range of 3,000 kilometres .

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