Tag Archives: Weapons

Baldwin Case Investigation Focuses on Weapons Protocol

AFP — The police investigation Saturday (23/10) into the fatal shooting with a property gun by actor Alec Baldwin on the set of the film focused on the specialist in charge of the gun and the assistant director who handed it over to Baldwin. 42-year-old Ukrainian-born cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was …

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Need Long Range Weapons to Deter China

Taiwan’s Defense Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng said Monday that the country needs to have long-range and accurate weapons to prevent China from rapidly developing its systems to attack the island. Taiwan this month proposed nearly $9 billion in extra defense spending over the next five years, including the purchase of new …

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US Rules Out Deployment of Tactical Nuclear Weapons to South Korea

The US will not support the redeployment of tactical nuclear weapons to South Korea, or nuclear weapons-sharing arrangements with Seoul, a US State Department official said, after a leading South Korean presidential candidate proposed the move. “All I can say is, US policy does not support that. And I would …

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