u.s. defence

US Navy Ship Targeted in Failed Missile Attack from Yemen

By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON, Oct 10 – A U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer was targeted on Sunday in a failed missile attack from territory in Yemen controlled by Iran-aligned Houthi rebels, a U.S. military spokesman told Reuters, saying neither of the two missiles hit the ship. The attempted strike on the USS Mason, which was

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India Tries to Hasten U.S. Defence Deals Amid Election Uncertainty

By Sanjeev Miglani and Rupam Jain NEW DELHI, Oct 5- India is trying to hasten a deal with the United States to buy Predator drone aircraft for military surveillance, one of several defence and nuclear projects the two sides are pursuing in the final months of the Obama administration. India’s request for 22 Predator Guardian

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U.S., Israel Narrow Differences for New Talks on Defense Aid

By Patricia Zengerle and Dan Williams WASHINGTON/JERUSALEM, Aug 1 – The United States and Israel have narrowed their differences over what could be decisive negotiations this week to seal a multibillion-dollar military aid package for Washington’s top Middle East ally, officials said on Monday. Raising hopes for removal of a key sticking point, Israel has

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