Day: April 17, 2024

Analyzing the present, to prepare for the future.

Austin Meets Virtually With Chinese Defense Minister for First Time

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III spoke with his Chinese counterpart via video teleconference about an assortment of topics, including both regional and global security issues.

Defense Officials Say Continued Investments in Missile Defense Are Critical Amid Evolving Threats

The threats posed by intermediate and long-range missile technologies in the hands of adversaries are accelerating at a concerning pace, Heidi Shyu, undersecretary of defense for research and engineering, said.

Israel, U.S., Partners Neutralize Iranian Airborne Attacks

U.S. Central Command forces, supported by Navy destroyers, destroyed more than 80 one-way attack unmanned aerial vehicles and at least six ballistic missiles during last weekend’s Iranian attack on Israel.