China and Russia are pursuing hypersonic weapons – and the US can’t defend against them America’s top nuclear commander described a grim scenario for U.S. forces facing off against a new breed of high-speed weapons that Russia and China are developing. “We don’t have any defense that could deny the employment of such a weapon […]

Putin’s giant Russian election victory sparks backlash, claims of ‘charade’ Backlash grew around the world Sunday after Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed a huge victory in his country’s presidential election. Putin was re-elected with more than 75 percent of the vote, exit polling data showed, which keeps him as Russia’s leader for another six years […]