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US Army wants movable tank armor

Because simply adding more static armor just isn't an option.

The Army wants tank operators to be able to remotely shuffle armor around their tank in response to threats.

Investigators have 'no doubt' Russian Buk missile downed MH17

Dutch authorities claim up to 100 people were involved in MH17's downing.

Russia continues to deny any governmental role in the downing, despite evidence tracking the Buk missile system crossing the border into Ukraine.

Dutch Safety Board says MH17 downed by Russian-made missile

No Official Source Of Missile Reported

Dutch authorities officially placed the blame for the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight 17 on a Russian-made Buk missile fired from eastern Ukraine.

USS The Sullivans suffers minor damage, no injuries in missile mishap

A slight accident during a planned missile test damaged a US Navy destroyer yesterday, setting off a small fire near the ship's helicopter deck.

Hackers send 'unexplained' orders to German Patriot missile battery

Unknown hackers carried out a cyber attack on a German Patriot missile battery, and may have actually been able to take control of the system.

Aviation security in Middle East, north Africa under threat from surface-to-air missiles

Extremists with shoulder-fired surface-to-air missiles are posing an increased risk to air travel over north Africa and the Middle East, a new report claims.

Reports dispute source of missile that shot down MH17

While the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 is still being investigated, leaked reports are pointing fingers at Russia.

Military Terminology: Missiles

An ever present part the modern military, missiles have been tweaked and adjusted to fill any role possible, provided the end result is creating a very large explosion. Like everything else, though, this has resulted in a raft of acronyms that make figuring out what sort of weapon was used where a frustratingly difficult task.

Missile strike lands just ahead of speeding car, disaster ensues

Could dashcams act as sort of a magnet for bizarre events? It seems entirely plausible, considering the sheer number of insane things routinely caught on the handy video cameras. This latest one comes from Ukraine, which as you probably know, has been locked in a pretty nasty dispute with Russia and allegedly Russian-backed separatists.