Russian Rocket Explodes at Test Site, Two Killed, ‘Spike in Radiation’ Detected

A liquid-fueled rocket engine exploded at a military test site in the Arkhangelsk region of Russia on Thursday, killing two people and wounding four others. The Russian Defense Ministry initially denied that any form of contamination was released in the explosion, but later said that a “short-term spike in radiation levels” was detected in the nearby city of Severodvinsk.

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a Security Council meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow on August 5, 2019. - President Vladimir Putin on August 5, 2019 said Russia would be "forced" to develop new missiles if the US does the same, after Washington pulled out of a Cold War-era …

Hezbollah Chief ‘Proud’ of Sending Missiles to Gaza

Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah boasted in a speech Monday that his organization shipped anti-tank missiles to the Gaza Strip. “I’m proud and honored to say we sent Kornet missiles to the Gaza Strip. We’re using our own weapons in Syria as well,” he said.

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