The cruise missiles were presumably fired from the city of Munchon and flew about 93 miles off the coast.
The Iraqi ambassador to Iran said on Monday that the country is in negotiations to purchase the Russian S-300 missile defense system.
Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev said that the Kremlin wants U.S. nuclear weapons and missile systems completely removed from Europe.
Though hypersonic weapons still have a way to go, we need to brace ourselves for a world in which they are ubiquitous.
The House overwhelmingly passed a $700 billion defense spending bill earlier today, authorizing funds for missile defense, increased troop numbers, and nuclear defense systems.