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A U.S. soldier stands at a site of Iranian bombing, in Ain al-Asad air base, Anbar, Iraq, Monday, Jan. 13, 2020.
(AP Photo/Qassim Abdul-Zahra)
Associated Press
January 13, 2020 - 6:48 pm
AIN AL-ASAD AIR BASE, Iraq (AP) — American troops were informed of an impending missile barrage hours before their air base in Iraq was struck by Iran, U.S. military officials said Monday, days after the attack that marked a major escalation between the longtime foes. At 11 p.m. on Jan. 7, U.S. Lt...
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Missile Defense Agency via AP
March 26, 2019 - 2:27 am
In the first test of its kind, the Pentagon on Monday carried out a "salvo" intercept of an unarmed missile soaring over the Pacific, using two interceptor missiles launched from underground silos in southern California.
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(Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
December 27, 2018 - 9:37 am
A top Russian official says the nation's new strategic weapon has made any missile defenses useless.
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