icbm : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a ballistic missile that is capable of traveling from one continent to another
News & Articles
- Two New Russian ICBMs
June 20, 2013: Recently Russia successfully tested a new solid-fuel ICBM from its Kapustin Yar (on the lower Volga east of Volgograd/Stalingrad) test site. This was apparently the second successful test as last October Russia tested an unidentified ICBM that was believed to be a new missile.
June 20, 2013 - Strategy Page
- Vice President Dick Cheney in San Francisco Chronicle
Tehran continues to develop technologies that could lead to its building an ICBM capable of striking the United States, perhaps as soon as late in the next decade,Cheney said, referring to intercontinental ballistic missiles. "Given all...
- Mitt Romney in CBS News
He added: "It explicitly forbids the United States from converting intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) silos into missile defense sites."
- Vladimir Putin in Avionews
We conducted a test of a new strategic ballistic missile RS-24 (ICBM) with multiple warheads, and of a new cruise missile, and will continue to improve our resources, Putin said.