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Iran 'certain' Security Council will not act on missile tests
Iran 'certain' Security Council will not act on missile tests

Iran's defence minister is certain the UN Security Council will not take any action over its missile tests despite calls from the Western.

Iran 'certain' Security Council will not act on missile tests
Iran tests more missiles in defiance of US warning
Iran tests more missiles in defiance of US warning

Iran fired two more long-range ballistic missiles on Wednesday as it continued military tests in defiance of US sanctions and fresh warnings from Washington.

Iran tests more missiles in defiance of US warning
Beijing deploys missiles on disputed island: Taiwan
Beijing deploys missiles on disputed island: Taiwan

China deployed surface-to-air missiles on a disputed island in the South China Sea, insisting it had a right to build "self-defence".

Beijing deploys missiles on disputed island: Taiwan
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea

Moscow warned Washington that deployment of a US missile defence system to South Korea could spark an arms race in the region.

Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea
US missile shield spotlights divisions on handling N. Korea
US missile shield spotlights divisions on handling N. Korea

Official moves towards the deployment -- fiercely opposed by China -- of a US missile defence system in South Korea highlight the inherent dangers of disunity in dealing with North Korea's growing military threat.

US missile shield spotlights divisions on handling N. Korea
Iran boosts oil production by 500K, condemns new sanctions
Iran boosts oil production by 500K, condemns new sanctions

Iran announced a major boost in oil production on Monday after the lifting of sanctions under its nuclear deal.

Iran boosts oil production by 500K, condemns new sanctions
Obama 'not surprised' at Russia missile sale to Iran
Obama 'not surprised' at Russia missile sale to Iran

US President Barack Obama said he was not surprised that Russia lifted its ban on supplying missile systems to Iran.

Obama 'not surprised' at Russia missile sale to Iran
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Kazakhstan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs joins EU and USA demanding peaceful talk

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan has made a statement in relation to the intensification of the Ukrainian crisis.

Kazakhstan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs joins EU and USA demanding peaceful talk
Poland's Defence Minister Tomasz Siemoniak.  ©REUTERS
Poland to buy short-range missiles amid tensions with Russia

NATO member Poland invited manufacturers of short-range surface-to-air missiles for technical talks for a planned military revamp amid heightened tensions with Russia.

Poland to buy short-range missiles amid tensions with Russia
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Air Astana changes routes to avoid crossing Ukrainian air space

Kazakhstani airlines company Air Astana will change the routes of some of its flights away from Ukrainian airspace.

Air Astana changes routes to avoid crossing Ukrainian air space
Unusual glow over Aktau. Photo courtesy tumba.kz
Russian Topol missile hits target in Kazakhstan

Russian military conducted a successful launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile Topol RS-12M from Kapustin Yar in Astrakhan region.

Russian Topol missile hits target in Kazakhstan
©Reuters/Kim Hong-Ji
N. Korea slams South's missile test 'farce'

North Korea has slammed the South's recent ballistic missile test, calling it a "farce" aimed at showing off Seoul's military strength in the face of threats from Pyongyang.

N. Korea slams South's missile test 'farce'
Iskander, mobile theater ballistic missile system. ©RIA Novosti
Russian Iskander missiles on Kazakhstan border meant to put pressure on United States

Russian missiles on Kazakhstan border - experts express their opinion.

Russian Iskander missiles on Kazakhstan border meant to put pressure on United States
Iskander, mobile theater ballistic missile system. ©RIA Novosti
Russia to deploy Iskander missiles at Kazakhstan border

Russia will place its Iskander mobile ballistic missile systems at the border with Kazakhstan.

Russia to deploy Iskander missiles at Kazakhstan border
N. Korea test-fires missiles as Obama hosts summit
N. Korea test-fires missiles as Obama hosts summit

North Korea test-fired two medium-range ballistic missiles, prompting a stern US reaction after President Obama hosted a landmark Japan-South Korea summit.

N. Korea test-fires missiles as Obama hosts summit
S. Korea urges North to stop 'provocative' rocket tests
S. Korea urges North to stop 'provocative' rocket tests

South Korea called Monday for the North to stop its "provocative" rocket tests, after the launch of dozens of rockets in recent weeks -- most recently Sunday -- that Seoul says threaten regional security.

S. Korea urges North to stop 'provocative' rocket tests
Topol rocket. ©Reuters
Russian Topol missile strikes target in Kazakhstan

Russian military forces have successfully fired a Topol RT-12M intercontinental ballistic missile from Kapustin Yar military site.

Russian Topol missile strikes target in Kazakhstan
N.Korea fires Scud missiles as US-S.Korea hold drills
N.Korea fires Scud missiles as US-S.Korea hold drills

North Korea fired short-range Scud missiles off its east coast for the second time in a week, drawing condemnation from Washington and Seoul as the allies held joint military exercises.

N.Korea fires Scud missiles as US-S.Korea hold drills
N. Korea fires short-range missiles, South says 'provocative'
N. Korea fires short-range missiles, South says 'provocative'

North Korea fired short-range missiles into the sea off its eastern coast for the second time in a week Monday, prompting a warning from South Korea of "reckless provocation."

N. Korea fires short-range missiles, South says 'provocative'
©Reuters/Jason Lee
N.Korea enlarging site for bigger missiles: institute

North Korea appears to be expanding its main launch site to permit more advanced missiles which may eventually be able to reach the United States.

N.Korea enlarging site for bigger missiles: institute