US soldiers 'were hurt' in Iran missile attack on Iraq base
Some troops were transported to Germany, while others were moved to Kuwait, reporting symptoms of concussion. Iran fired dozens of missiles on January 8 and it was originally stated that there were no injuries.
Russia withdraws from INF nuclear arms pact, after US move
Moscow has vowed to restart the development of medium-range nuclear missiles as it mirrors Washington's decision to withdraw from the 1987 arms control agreement. The split has the potential to incite a new arms race.
Iran confirms test of ballistic missiles
An Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander said: "Iran needs no permission from foreign countries" to test missiles. The US, Britain and France claim the tests flout restrictions on Tehran's military program.
"A very sad day for North Korea" if the U.S. attacks: Trump
U.S. President Donald Trump says he would prefer to avoid military action to deal with North Korea's nuclear threat, but added that previous diplomatic efforts have failed to pressure Pyongyang from developing its missiles.
North Korea's nuclear threat
Kim Jong Un has tested more missiles than his father and grandfather combined. In 2017, the recluse leader of North Korea has tested 18 missiles, though intelligence experts have questioned the successes of some of the tests.
U.S. warships fire 59 missiles on Syrian airfield
U.S. Department of Defense releases video of Tomahawk cruise missiles being launched from a Navy destroyer aimed at a Syrian airfield.