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  • I sent Chernenko’s letter to President Reagan immediately with a covering memo, saying that Chernenko “accepts your approach of negotiations on both space weapons and offensive weapons, including both strategic weapons and what they call medium-range weapons, in other words INF.”

    Turmoil and Triumph

  • Larry Niksch, who spent 43 years monitoring North Korea for the US congressional research service, says in a new study that the regime could miniaturise and mount a nuclear warhead on a medium-range Nodong missile within one or two years.

    North Korea begins funeral services for Kim Jong-il

  • Contrail problems and bright moonlight that helped night interceptors limited operations along the Yalu to one week a month, so the medium-range bombers spent most of their time hitting airfields and communication targets in the rest of North Korea.

    Between War and Peace

  • After a failed U.S.-sponsored invasion by Cuban exiles at the Bay of Pigs in April 1961, he took the boldest gamble of the Cold War by placing medium-range missiles in Cuba.

    Between War and Peace

  • Under the INF treaty, the Soviets agreed to destroy more than thirteen times as many medium-range missiles as the United States did, and five times as many short-range ones.

    The Return

  • CFM's Leap-X has also been selected for the C919, a medium-range plane being developed by China's COMAC.

    CFM Gets Airbus A320 Engine Order

  • The threat was enough to get Tehran to test medium-range missiles in the Gulf, and its wilder heads to murmur about closing the Straits of Hormuz, thus blocking a third of the world's sea-borne oil.

    Simon Jenkins: Why Is Britain Ramping Up Sanctions Against Iran?

  • Iran test-fires a new medium-range missile, designed to evade radars, during its naval drill in the Gulf, increasing tension with the West over Iran's nuclear program.

    New Sanctions Target Iran Oil Sales

  • The Pentagon recently notified Congress of plans to sell Stinger missiles and medium-range, air-to-air missiles to Oman.

    U.S. Plans Bomb Sales in Gulf to Counter Iran

  • The International Atomic Energy Agency, in its first public airing of such charges, said that Iran appears to have conducted advanced research on a miniaturized warhead that could be delivered by medium-range missiles.

    France Threatens 'Unprecedented' Iran Sanctions

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