DEBKAfile Exclusive Report
February 15, 2009, 9:56 PM (GMT+02:00)
Iran's defense minister Mostafa Najar due in Moscow
DEBKAfile's military sources report that Iran's defense minister Mostafa Najar travels to Moscow Monday, Feb. 16 to tie up the last ends of Tehran's purchase of a brigade of advanced Russian S-300 air defense missiles to guard its nuclear sites.
Their acquisition would make an air attack on Iran's nuclear facilities extremely difficult and dangerous - if not impossible.
France, Britain in Nuke Sub Scrape
Losses may force Al Qaeda to vacate Fata: US report
By Anwar IqbalDrones !SOURCE:
LAHORE: Syed Nabi, a close aide of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chiefBaitullah Mehsud on Sunday succumbed to injuries caused by a landmine explosion on
NKorea assembling longest-range missile: reportxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Seoul (AFP) Feb 13, 2009 - North Korea has apparently started assembling its longest-range missile and it could be ready for launch late this month, a South Korean newspaper said Friday. Chosun Ilbo, quoting an unidentified Seoul government official, said the first and second stages of the Taepodong-2 missile had been transported by train to the launch site at Musudan-ri on the northeast coast. "It seems that the ... more