Russia claims its new hypersonic weapon is ready for war

Russia claims its new hypersonic weapon is ready for war

Russian President Vladimir Putin smiles during a joint press conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni following their meeting at the Bocharov Ruchei state residence in Sochi, Russia, May 17, 2017. Yuri Kadobnov | Reuters WASHINGTON — Russia’s defense minister on Friday declared a new hypersonic weapon, which is said to be capable of striking … Read more…

How the US-North Korea nuclear crisis could unfold by year-end

How the US-North Korea nuclear crisis could unfold by year-end

U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un smile during a meeting at the second U.S.-North Korea summit in Hanoi on Feb. 28, 2019. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images As U.S.-North Korea relations turn increasingly tense amid rising rhetoric, analysts warn that it could signal an end to diplomacy between the two … Read more…