The cyber weapon was developed by the US tech spying agency to break into foreign computers, but now the US itself is under attack by the malware, and tech experts say it’s the handiwork of the NSA.
In addition to attending presentations at local military academies during their visit to the country, the US cadets also took part in some less formal activities, such as cooking pilaf, a local specialty, together with Uzbekistani cadets.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian multiple launch rocket system (MLRS) Grad, which was developed in the Soviet Union, is being upgraded to the level of new-generation Tornado-G systems, the deputy general director of Russian ammunition manufacturer Techmash, Aleksandr Kochkin said.
US intelligence community officials set off alarms saying Attorney General William Barr’s complete exposure of the intelligence that led to the Mueller probe into Trump-Russia collusion will compromise CIA sources, including those foreign assets at the very top.
Responding to a tweet published by the US Army, former military servicemen and women provided candid accounts of their actual quality of life during and after their service.
The MiG-31 hypersonic interceptor jet was developed back in 1975 in the USSR to engage aerial threats flying at altitudes ranging from ultra-low to ultra-high. It was specifically designed to intercept cruise missiles, US B-1 bombers, and even low orbit satellites.
In 2018, the Indian government cleared the fourth regiment, which has over 100 upgraded BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles, for deployment along the Sino-India border.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia detected 20 foreign airplanes while they were carrying out reconnaissance missions near the country's airspace, a weekly infographic by the Russian Armed Forces' official newspaper Krasnaya Zvezda showed on Friday.
On Wednesday, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), a group of 36 member nations collaborating to stimulate economic progress and world trade, released the first intergovernmental standard for artificial intelligence (AI) policies.
In an attempt to outflank Russian and Chinese naval tactics, the US Navy is rushing to put a laser defense system on its destroyers - first, for the purpose of improving targeting, but eventually scaling the lasers up to being weapons in themselves.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The International Monetary Fund's spokesman Gerry Rice said that it is too early to speculate on the repercussions if the United States imposes sanctions on Turkey over its deal to purchase S-400 surface-to-air missile defence systems from Russia.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The US naval forces together with servicemen from Australia, Japan and South Korea have approached Guam, a US island territory in the western Pacific, to launch the inaugural joint maritime drills, dubbed Pacific Vanguard, the US 7th Fleet said in a statement on Thursday.
ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Yavuz Selim Kiran has refuted media reports claiming that the United States has given Ankara a two-week ultimatum to terminate its contract on the acquisition of Russian S-400 air defence systems or otherwise face penalties.
Nearly 70 people, including military officials and police officers, have been charged for illegally trading in arms, after over 2,000 firearms were seized from a series of stashes across the country.
Under the so-called Skyborg prototype programme, drones are expected to be connected to manned fighters to assist pilots during missions. When the American fighter pilots get their own Star Wars’ R2-D2s, it could “open up the door for an entirely different way to do aerial combat”, the US Air Force has revealed.
It's been estimated that Denmark's new fighter jets will subject hundreds of homes to excessive noise levels comparable a hard rock concert.
The president of Venezuela has also ordered the military to comb its ranks in search of “traitors” over the looming threat of a US military invasion.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States may consider sending thousands more American troops to the Middle East as tensions rise with Iran, media reported on Wednesday.
The US’ 93rd Fighter Squadron, part of its Air Force Reserve Command, participated in a Flying Training Deployment at the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force (RAF) Lakenheath station earlier this month.
BERLIN (Sputnik) - Germany wants Turkey to cancel its deal to purchase S-400 surface-to-air missile defence systems from Russia, as the agreement contradicts the interests of Ankara's partners in NATO, and instead opt for buying the US-made Patriot system, cabinet spokesman Steffan Seibert said Wednesday.