U.S. and South Korea Near Completion of Missile-Defense System

North Korea’s nuclear detonation over the weekend spurred the deployment of the rest of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, which is designed to stop missiles from the North.

Now U.S. Has Company in Raising Pressure on Iran Over Missile

In a letter to the United Nations Security Council, the four Western allies called Iran’s satellite launch last week “threatening and provocative.”

Alaska Looks at a Nuclear Threat, and Shrugs It Off

By KIRK JOHNSON July 13, 2017 ANCHORAGE — In Washington, the news that North Korea may have developed an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of hitting Alaska set off a wave of anxiety. But here in Alaska — already home to survivalists,...