VIENTIANE/ GENEVA, July 26- The United States said on Tuesday it hoped to announce in early August details of planned military cooperation and intelligence sharing with Russia on Syria, and a U.N. envoy said he would also aim to resume peace talks next month. Secretary of State John Kerry said Washington and Moscow, who support opposing sides in Syria's... » Read More
The U.S. may deploy more "strategic assets" in South Korea, but not nuclear arms, a U.S. official said, as tensions with North Korea heated up.
The U.S. Navy released video it said showed an Iranian military vessel firing unguided rockets on December 26 near U.S. warships.
The North Korean government announced a successful test of a hydrogen bomb, but the bark may be bigger than the blast, some seismologists say.
The U.S. and its Asia-Pacific allies will likely be drawn closer in the wake of North Korea's most recent nuclear test.
At the moment, no one can confirm whether North Korea has successfully conducted a nuclear test, warns Alastair Newton, director at Alavan Business Advisory.
The country's Defense Ministry says it is building a 50,000-ton vessel in the northern port of Dalian.
The deals include building Russian-designed Kamov helicopters in India and for the location of a new nuclear power plant, the Financial Times reports.
Funding rounds the secretive company at $20B
Howard Rubel, Jefferies defense analyst, likes defense contractor Harris Corporation, as he looks ahead for the defense sector in the new year.
CNBC's Jane Wells shares her top predictions for the defense sector in 2016.
This government claims 99% of its people are happy with it. Hint: It's not North Korea.
After losing a more than $6 billion contract, Lockheed Martin is suing the Pentagon, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
Russia's defense spending increased at its fastest rate in a decade in 2015, according to IHS Jane's.
A much-lauded air-to-surface missile has joined the fight against the Islamic State in Syria this week.
The USS Zumwalt is a $4 billion destroyer, built by General Dynamics' Bath Ironworks, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un says his country has developed a hydrogen bomb, state media reported Thursday.
Defense Secretary Ash Carter will order the military to open all combat jobs to women in 30 days.
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is opening up all combat jobs to women, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
CNBC's Jane Wells details a possible cut to the number of F-35s and other military planes the Pentagon seeks to purchase.
The big U.S. defense companies have used piles of cash to increase buybacks and dividends. Now they're going to move ahead on mergers and acquisitions, say analysts.
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