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Japan Deploys Patriot Missiles in Downtown Tokyo

Popular Mechanics - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
Japan's Self Defense Forces deployed a Patriot missile launcher in downtown Tokyo over the weekend, as North Korea reportedly gears up for a missile launch.
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Saudi Patriot intercepts Houthi ballistic missile

Al-Arabiya - ‎10 hours ago‎
The Saudis have deployed Patriots designed to counter tactical ballistic missiles, which have been fired occasionally since March when the Saudi-led coalition began air strikes in support of the Yemeni government after Iran-backed Houthi militias ...
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Patriot missiles installed in central Tokyo

wwlp.com - ‎Jan 30, 2016‎
(NBC News) - Japan has installed patriot missiles, designed to intercept an incoming missile strike, in central Tokyo. The missile battery was installed at the headquarters of Japan's defense ministry on Friday.

Spanish Ambassador: Spain's non-removal of Patriot missiles shows proof of solidarity with Turkey

Daily Sabah - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
Despite the decision by the U.S. and Germany to withdraw Patriot missiles from Turkey, given their assessment of the downgraded threat level from Syria, Spain as another NATO member has maintained deployment of their Patriot missiles within Turkey.
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US Patriot Missile Defense System Upgrade to Counter Deadlier Enemy Threats

Sputnik International - ‎Feb 2, 2016‎
A radar with a seamless 360-degree view is being added to the Patriot air and missile defense system to defeat weapons which are capable of attacking from all directions, the Raytheon Company said in a press release on Tuesday.

Raytheon Wins Patriot Missiles Engineering Support Contract For 12 Countries

Defenseworld.net - ‎Jan 29, 2016‎
Raytheon has been awarded a $212 million foreign military sales contract to provide engineering services for its Patriot anti-aircraft and anti-ballistic missile systems deployed with the armed forces of 12 US allied nations. Raytheon will perform work ...
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U.S. plans to cut missile defense budget

The Japan Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Japan and South Korea both have Patriot missiles and the countries, alongside China and India, are among the biggest spenders on defense in Asia.
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North Korea says it has put a satellite into orbit with rocket launch

Los Angeles Times - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a cover for a banned test of technology for a missile that could strike the U.S. mainland. The rocket was fired from North ...
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Gulf states invest billions in missile defences to protect against Iran

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎12 hours ago‎
Last April, Saudi Arabia spent $2 billion (£1.3 billion) on Patriot PAC-3 missiles, which are designed to shoot down incoming weapons.
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Pentagon Finds The Best Offense Is A Good Air-Defense Missile

Investor's Business Daily - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
Qatar and Saudi Arabia also got approval to buy more Patriot air-defense systems and Patriot missiles from Raytheon and Lockheed Martin (LMT).
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Japan Fund Said to Pitch Sharp on Plan for Smart-Appliance Giant

Bloomberg - ‎9 hours ago‎
Japan and South Korea already both have Patriot missiles and the countries, alongside China and India, are among the biggest spenders on defense in Asia.

DepSecDef Work Details 2017 Budget: Offset Just Beginning EXCLUSIVE

Breaking Defense - ‎11 hours ago‎
With upgraded electronics and, in many cases, heavier armor and bigger engines, the “Big Five” of the 1980s buildup remain formidable, as Work said: The M1 Abrams tank, the M2 Bradley troop carrier, the Patriot missile, the UH-60 utility helicopter ...

Raytheon completes upgrade to Patriot air and missile defence system

Army Technology - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
Raytheon has successfully completed a series of tests to upgrade the combat-proven Patriot air and missile defence system.
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Raytheon Secures $213M FMS Contract for Patriot Program

Zacks.com - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
Patriot is a long-range, high-altitude, all-weather system designed to counter threats from tactical ballistic missiles, cruise missiles and advanced fighter aircraft. This missile defense system was successfully used during the 1991 Gulf War and Iraqi ...

S. Korea's case for US missiles grows

Northwest Arkansas News - ‎20 hours ago‎
Japan and South Korea already both have Patriot missiles, and the countries, alongside China and India, are among the biggest spenders on defense in Asia.

Keep Up With World Events This Winter

Foreign Policy (blog) - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Japanese Defense Minister Gen Nakatani said late last year that Tokyo is considering deploying the system the bolster its Patriot missile capability. And if you need to see what THAAD looks like in action, here's some video. As concerning as the North ...

U.S. Tries to Balance Democracy, Defense in Thai Relations

Bloomberg - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Japan and South Korea already both have Patriot missiles and the countries, alongside China and India, are among the biggest spenders on defense in Asia.
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Credit Risk Soars From Japan to Australia on Global Bank Anxiety

Bloomberg - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Japan and South Korea already both have Patriot missiles and the countries, alongside China and India, are among the biggest spenders on defense in Asia.

Missile-shield deal still being negotiated

thenews.pl - ‎Feb 5, 2016‎
In April 2015, the Civic-Platform-led government announced its choice of US Patriot surface to air missiles and Airbus Eurocopters in two separate tenders for modernising the Polish Armed Forces, each worth billions of euros.
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US, Saudi push ceasefire ahead of Syria talks

Al-Arabiya - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
The Saudis have deployed Patriot missile batteries designed to counter tactical ballistic missiles, which have been fired occasionally since March when the Saudi-led coalition began air strikes in support of the Yemeni government after Iran-backed ...
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