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North Korea declared on Sunday it can test-launch an intercontinental ballistic missile at any time from any location.
Officials face questions that will be dominated by the assessment that Russia meddled in the presidential election to help Donald Trump win.
CNBC's Eric Chemi reports on which contractors are the largest recipients of government spending as well as what the Trump administration could mean for these companies.
As President-elect Trump scolds companies offshoring production, these top federal contractors are closely following his Twitter feed.
The confirmation comes days after Taiwan said that a Chinese aircraft carrier passed 90 nautical miles south of the island.
Syrian government planes bombarded a rebel-held area near Damascus Sunday, a rebel official and monitors said, amid a fragile ceasefire.
Beijing on Wednesday warned that attempts by Taiwan to resist unification with the mainland would be in vain, the SCMP reports.
Rodger Baker at Stratfor says the Trump presidency will bring about greater uncertainty.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe joined U.S. President Barack Obama for a symbolic joint visit to Pearl Harbor on Tuesday.
Leo Shane, Military Times, and discusses the impact Donald Trump has had on the defense sector so far.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at expectations in the defense sector for next year.
We see the primary winners out of this as Lockheed, Northrop and Raytheon, says Stifel's Joseph DeNardi providing his take on the upside potential in defense stocks next year. And CNBC's Morgan Brennan, weighs in.
Investigators have so far said that pilot error or a technical fault were likely to have caused the TU-154 jet to crash into the sea.
Syrian rebels shelled Aleppo and air strikes resumed around the city on Friday as Assad said insurgents' withdrawal may spur a political solution.
Is it time to play defense on defense stocks? Discussing trouble in industrials with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Options Action traders.
Tweeting at Lockheed and Boeing won't necessarily lower defense costs much, but it may give Trump more power, some military analysts say.
Roman Schweizer, Cowen & Co., discusses why the "Twitter risk" for defense companies could be significant over the next four years.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports how Donald Trump's Twitter feed may impact the defense sector.
Discussing the repercussions of President-elect Donald Trump publicly tweeting military policies before his inauguration with Valerie Insinna, Defense News, and Col. Jack Jacobs, Medal of Honor recipient, MSNBC military analyst.
Doug Ramsey, The Leuthold Group CIO, explains how investors should approach the defense space. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.
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