Voith rim-driven thrusters.

China Claims ‘Rim-Driven Thrusters’ will Make its New Nuclear Attack Subs the Best

Chinese state-controlled media is hyping the Chinese version of a western invention called a “rim-driven thruster” as the engine that will make the new nuclear powered attack submarines (SSNs) of the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) the best on the planet. Chinese engineers are reported to be planning a rim-driven thruster specifically being developed as…

Sarmat ICBM.

Russia’s Sarmat ICBM Hit by New Delays; Deployment Date Uncertain

Russia has again said it will soon publicly reveal its new and much delayed intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) — the silo-launched RS-28 Sarmat (NATO reporting name, Satan-2) — despite reporting critical delays in production of key components of this heavy ICBM. These delays forced the cancellation of flight tests originally planned for the first three…

A North Korean ballistic missile.

War against North Korea is Coming — and Soon — Claims US Think Tank

The return of U.S. President Donald Trump to Washington next week will likely set into motion a complex U.S. military plan to attack and destroy facilities associated with North Korea’s nuclear weapons development program. George Friedman, a noted geopolitical forecaster and strategist on international affairs and founder of think tank Geopolitical Futures, assesses the U.S.…

No matter if the international relationship with Pyongyang results in war or diplomacy, all roads forward lead to the abyss.

Why Nobody Wins in a War over North Korea

As the 2017 Korean crisis shows no signs of de-escalating, fears of the Korean War resuming continue to grow. On April 28, North Korea conducted a failed missile test only a day after President Donald Trump warned about the possibility of a “major, major conflict” on the peninsula over the North’s nuclear program. The test’s…

US anti-missile systems in Eastern Europe violate INF Treaty - Russian foreign ministry

US anti-missile systems in Eastern Europe violate INF Treaty – Russian foreign ministry

“Obviously, it is a flagrant violation of liabilities under the INF Treaty,” the ministry stressed MOSCOW : The United States’ deployment of its Aegis Ashore anti-missile systems in Eastern Europe is a flagrant violation of Washington’s liabilities under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty), the Russian foreign ministry said on Saturday commenting on latest…