BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENSE
ARTICLES 2007

News items on US attempts to station missiles in Europe
Czech Foreign Minister for Czech firms cooperating on U.S. missile defence shield - January 112 2008
Lords Debate on Missile Defence - January 10 2008
Poland vows harder bargain with U.S. on missile defense - January 9 2008
Missile Defense Plans Face New Hurdles - January 8 2008
Poland signals a shift on U.S. missile shield - January 6 2008
Czech PM to negotiate U.S. radar base with Bush in February - January 6 2008
Poland remains undecided on US missile defence - January 5 2008
Czech PM aims to tie up deal on US defence shield - January 2 2008
Star Wars — still no good reason for it - December 29 2007
Russian Delegation to Discuss Missile Defense in Warsaw - December 28 2007
Russia's ABM shield - December 27 2007
Spooky Math for "Flying Lightsaber" - December 19 2007
India 'Star Wars' plan risks new arms race - December 14 2007
Defence Ministry: Planned US radar harmless - December 14 2007
Czech, US diplomats coming close to concluding talks on missile defense treaty - December 14 2007
Russian Space Forces to develop with regard to threats from missile defense system in Europe - December 14 2007
Russia breaks U.S anti-defence barriers - December 8 2007
Polish FM: No talks on U.S. missile defense system now - December 4 2007
Concern over new Iranian missile - December 4 2007
Russia's army chief to talk missile defense in U.S. December 3-7 - December 3 2007
Ultima Thule in Greenland - November 2007
President Putin signs law on CFE moratorium - Kremlin - November 30 2007
Russians Are Saddened, Not Angered by U.S. Missile Defense System - November 29 2007
Pentagon Disputes Russian Claim on Missile Defense Offer - November 28 2007
Iran says has built new long-range missile - November 27 2007
US, Russians hold missile defense talks: Pentagon - November 26 2007
Select Committee on Foreign Affairs: Missile Defence Cuttings - November 25 2007
Russian lawmaker says U.S. missile defense proposals fall short - November 23 2007
Radar base health risks not likely - November 21 2007
Poland demands US air defence system - November 20 2007
Polish defense chief wants to rethink stance on missile defense - November 19 2007
Moscow may deploy missiles in Belarus to counter U.S. missile defence - November 17 2007
Protests Planned to Oppose Missile defence - November 17 2007
UK urged to pull out of US missile defence program - November 17 2007
Protesters in Prague demand referendum in hopes of blocking US missile defense plan - November 17 2007
Czech official says missile defense project will keep U.S. engaged in Europe - November 15 2007
Real-life Star Wars - November 15 2007
Resisting a new cold war - November 8 2007
US will allow Czech military officials at radar base - November 7 2007
US does not want Russian troops at radar base - November 7 2007
Foreign spies already waiting for US radar in ČR - November 6 2007
Czech CSSD head not to change stance on radar during U.S. visit - November 6 2007
Nick Clegg: We must draw the line over 'Son of Star Wars' - November 5 2007
U.S. speeding up anti-missile plans - October 31 2007
Czech lower house rejects referendum on U.S. base - October 28 2007
US-Euro Missile Defense Shield May Be Delayed - October 27 2007
Bush pushes Russia and EU on missile defence - October 27 2007
U.S., Russia at impasse on missile defense - October 27 2007
Czech lawmakers vote against holding referendum on proposed US missile defense site - October 26 2007
Putin: US plan evokes '62 Cuban crisis - October 26 2007
India shuns missile defence system - October 25 2007
US hints at missile shield delay - October 23 2007
U.S. Missile Defense Up For Debate in U.K. - October 18 2007
U.S. Missile Defense Up For Debate in U.K. - October 18 2007
Putin warns Washington over missile shield - October 18 2007
Brdy area leaders debate funds for the U.S. radar borderlands - October 17 2007
Ted Postol on missile defense in Eastern Europe - October 16 2007
Actions against US Anti-Missile Defense System and Bases in Poland - October 15 2007
Russia urges US missile 'freeze' - October 12 2007
Bush, aides 'grossly misjudged Putin' - October 12 2007
Peace Protest Take Base by Surprise - October 11 2007
US Missile Defence Rockets May Be Based in UK - October 8 2007
America’s defence creates UK fears - October 7 2007
Czech experts to visit Marshall Islands to see U.S. radar base - September 27 2007
Physicists Challenge US Missile Claims - September 27 2007
US interceptors in Europe fast enough to hit Russian ICBMs - September 27 2007
Australian Spy Station Could Become Cog in US Missile Defense System - September 27 2007
From the Start, the Space Race Was an Arms Race - September 25 2007
Determining the truth about U.S. missile defense - September 24 2007
U.S. missile-shield bases in E Europe threatens Russia - September 22 2007
Gates likely to visit Prague in October - September 22 2007
Why Britain must ask tough questions on Menwith Hill - September 20 2007
Russian Radar May Be Too Old - September 18 2007
Czech Communists To Blockade US Missile Radar Sites - September 16 2007
Slovak PM slams U.S. for missile defense "adventure" - September 5 2007
NATO and Missile Defence - September 5 2007
NATO and Missile Defence - September 3 2007
Britain's role in the new cold war - August 30 2007
Pentagon missile defence statements distort facts-US expert - August 29 2007
Opposition to Missile Shield Still Strong in Poland - August 28 2007
Czech mayors form association against radar - August 27 2007
Missile-defense offer conditioned on U.S. renounciation of Europe plans - August 23 2007
Planned U.S. radar base not to harm locals' health - Czech army - August 19 2007
The Russian bear is back - August 13 2007
Putin increases missile defence rhetoric - August 12 2007
Kissinger: Russian-NATO Missile Defense Proposal Unprecedented - August 9 2007
What future for radar base after House slashes missile defence funds? - August 6 2007
Moscow awaits US response on missile proposals - August 4 2007
MPs demand debate on 'Son of Star Wars' base in Yorkshire Dales - August 3 2007
Son of Star Wars under fire - August 3 2007
US tells Russia, missile threats behind defence system - August 1 2007
Inside the European Missile Defense Plan - August 1 2007
Under-the-Radar Progress at Missile Defense Agency - July 2007
UK Grants Permission to US to use Menwith Hill for Missile Defence - July 29 2007
UK agrees missile defence request - July 25 2007
More Czechs Reject U.S. Missile Shield - July 24 2007
Poland plans formal alliance with U.S. - July 19 2007
US sees no Russia pull-out link with missile shield - July 18 2007
Bush, Kaczynski disuss missile defense plan - July 17 2007
Most Poles oppose US missile defense shield - July 17 2007
No defence against missiles - July 16 2007
Polish President Heads to US for Missile Defense Talks - July 15 2007
Russia Halts Participation In Arms Pact For Europe - July 15 2007
More talks seen over US missile shield in EU - July 14 2007
Russian Proposal to the USA on Missile Defense System is Unreal - July 11 2007
Czech president Klaus talks US missile defence in Poland - July 10 2007
Congress Ready to Obstruct Bush Missile Plan - July 5 2007
U.S./Russia: NATO Wary Of Entering Missile-Defense Dispute - July 3 2007
Czech government names proposed site for US radar - July 3 2007
Europe skeptical on missile shield - July 2 2007
Pearl Harbor fixing giant radar facility - July 1 2007
Missile Defense Five Years After the ABM Treaty - June 2007
Solid majority of Poles oppose missile defence - June 29 2007
Bill Clinton derides missile shield plan - June 29 2007
Does Europe need an anti-missile dfence shield? - June 28 2007
Thousand in Prague protest over U.S. missile defense ahead of Bush's visit - June 27 2007
Missile defence deal with US by September: Polish official - June 27 2007
Missile-Defense Plans Endanger Nebraskans - June 19 2007
NATO agrees on missile defence way forward - June 19 2007
Azeri Radar Would Not Replace Czech Anti-Missile Site, U.S. Says - June 18 2007
Pyongyang's new card: United States missile defense plans - June 17 2007
Russians silent on U.S. missile plans - June 15 2007
NGC Lab To Develop Prototype For Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System - June 15 2007
Nato nod for study of defence system for missile shield - June 15 2007
US missile plan to forge ahead - June 14 2007
Villagers revolt as Bohemian hilltop set to be eyes and ears of 'star wars' - June 13 2007
The Latest Snake Oil: Beware of the salesmen peddling missile defense for Europe - June 13 2007
The Elephants of Missile Defense - June 13 2007
Missile defence shield not aimed at Russia - PM - June 13 2007
Czech PM to regularly inform deputies on radar negotiations - June 12 2007
Russia general expects radar talks with U.S. in July - June 12 2007
Poland 'Closer' to Defense Shield - June 12 2007
Putin brilliantly calls Bush's bluff on missile defense system - June 11 2007
Bush and Harper are dumb and dumber in Eastern Europe - June 11 2007
Putin 'not kidding' on missile threat, Yushchenko warns - June 11 2007
Bush, Parvanov Discuss Missile Defense - June 11 2007
Prague rejects Moscow's plea as region votes against US radar - June 10 2007
NATO Struggles With Missile Defense - June 10 2007
Czech villages reject U.S. radar base in local plebiscites - June 10 2007
Russia-NATO non-strategic missile defense system realistic - June 9 2007
U.S. Not to Give Up Deploying Missile Defense in Europe - June 9 2007
US missile shield threatens resolution of Iran stand-off - June 9 2007
Putin raises new options for U.S. missile system - June 9 2007
Russia urges U.S. to shelve missile plans, look for alternatives - June 9 2007
Putin's proposal alters the ABM debate - June 9 2007
Bargaining with Russia to contain Iran - June 8 2007
Bush departs G8 for Warsaw and talks on missile defence shield - June 8 2007
US’ Reply on Russian Proposal on Anti-Missile Defence to Reveal Real Intentions of Washington - June 8 2007
Azerbaijan is ready for joint U.S. & Russian use of radar for missile defence - June 8 2007
Putin calls US bluff with base offer - June 8 2007
NATO chief casts doubt on Russian shield offer - June 8 2007
Russia awaits U.S. response on new radar proposal - June 8 2007
Putin Offers Alternatives on Missile Defense - June 8 2007
Canadian PM backs 'Star Wars' - June 7 2007
The United States vs Russia, again - June 7 2007
Russian Offer Of Joint Missile Base Startles US - June 7 2007
Experts Say Iranian Missile Program Poses Little Threat to US and Europe - June 7 2007
Putin suggests new missile shield site - June 7 2007
Democrats propose cutting funds for missile defense system - June 6 2007
Czech fears over missile defence radar - June 6 2007
China to oppose U.S. missile defense shield plans in Asia - June 6 2007
Russian church weighs in on U.S. missile defense plans - June 6 2007
President Putin's Remarks Galvanize Missile Defense Rather Than Divide - June 5 2007
Bush Says Missile-Defense Plan Aimed At 'True Threats,' Not Russia - June 5 2007
The offensive nature of missile defence - June 5 2007
Bush-Kaczynski talks crucial to missile defence - June 5 2007
The paradox of missile defense - June 5 2007
Iran: Defense Expert Discusses Iran's Missile Capabilities - June 4 2007
Putin threatens to target Europe - June 4 2007
The new cold war: Russia's missiles to target Europe - June 4 2007
Czechs torn over missile defense - June 4 2007
U.S. Ramps Up Missile Tests in the Pacific - June 3 2007
US missile defense plan stirs division in Europe - June 3 2007
Before Bush's visit, Czechs torn over U.S. missile defense plans - June 3 2007
U.S. Ramps Up Missile Tests in the Pacific - June 3 2007
Russia wants to resume cooperation with NATO on missile defense shield - June 3 2007
U.S. anti-missile project pushes Cold War buttons - June 3 2007
Putin says Russia "has to react" to US missile shield in Europe - June 2 2007
Russian Minister Says U.S. Shield A Booby Trap - June 1 2007
Russia Responded to U.S. Defense Shield by Testing New Missiles - June 1 2007
GAO tips the scales - June 1 2007
Putin warns West: ratify new arms treaty or Russia will opt out - May 31 2007
Putin: US Has Triggered New Arms Race - May 31 2007
Lithuania needs anti-missile defence - May 30 2007
Unseemly ABM Situation - May 30 2007
Russian missile test adds to arms race fears - May 30 2007
Don't ignore the warnings - May 30 2007
Russia Resists Missile Defense Plan - May 30 2007
Russia says new ICBM can beat any system - May 30 2007
Russia Tests Missile Able To Penetrate Defences As Putin Warns Of European Powder Keg - May 29 2007
Russia tests missile to penetrate U.S. shield - May 29 2007
China accuses Pentagon of spreading false fears over missiles - May 27 2007
Target failure scratches missile-defense test - May 26 2007
Despite doubts, missile defense officials say they're prepared - May 25 2007
S.Korea launches first Aegis destroyer - May 25 2007
U.S., Poland upbeat on missile defense - May 24 2007
Gorbachev says U.S. missile defense plans are threat to international security - May 24 2007
Putin warns on missile shield 'arms race' - May 24 2007
The U.S. and Russia's "ludicrous" missile defense rhetoric - May 23 2007
U.S. to test missile defense system at a decisive moment - May 23 2007
Bush seeks to ease Russian concerns over missile defense - May 22 2007
US, Poland to open formal talks on missile shield - May 22 2007
Czech, US officials hold new round of talks on missile defense - May 22 2007
$504 billion OK'd for Pentagon - May 18 2007
Democrats reject attempt to restore funding for missile defense site in Poland - May 17 2007
Czechs fear missiles but reject anti-missile radar - May 15 2007
Czechs to build U.S. base even if NATO resists - May 15 2007
Support for U.S. missile shield rising in NATO, says Schwarzenberg - May 15 2007
U.S., Russia to calm rhetoric but disputes remain - May 15 2007
Poland, US talks on legal status of missile defense system's personnel - May 15 2007
Rice in Russia for Missile Defense Talks - May 15 2007
U.S. Space First-Strike Program Is Well Underway - May 13 2007
A New Arms Race - May 12-13 2007
Czechs fear missiles but reject anti-missile radar - May 11 2007
Russians Reject U.S. Missile Defence Plan - May 10 2007
NATO-Russia talks fail to narrow gaps over missile defense and arms control - May 10 2007
House Panel Considers Cuts for Missile Defense - May 10 2007
U.S. Congress cuts missile defense, space weapons, nuke funding - May 10 2007
Missile defense 'in great shape' - MDA - May 10 2007
Tauscher Swings Axe On Ballistic Missile - May 9 2007
SpaceDev Receives $4.4M Missile Defense Agency Contract Extension for Microsatellite Manufacture - May 9 2007
Russia says CFE freeze not tied to missile shield - May 7 2007
US puts trust in Alaska missile shield - May 7 2007
MDA quality control pays off - May 7 2007
Congress Appears in Anti-Missile Defense Issue - May 5 2007
US plan for missile defence comes under fire - May 4 2007
Georgia open to talks on missile shield - May 2 2007
No interest in US missile shield - May 2 2007
Czech Republic, U.S. start talks on missile defense May 10 - May 2 2007
Again With The Missile Defense? - May 2 2007
U.S./EU: Summit Presents United Front On Missile Defense, Iran - May 1 2007
Poland seeks `specific provisions´ in return for US missile shield - May 1 2007
Iran denounces Bush claims on missile defense shield - May 1 2007
Europeans Split Over U.S. Missile Defense Plans - April 2007
Here comes the new cold war - April 2007
OSCE an appropriate forum for missile defense discussions, says Organization's Chairman - April 30 2007
Bush urges Russian participation in missile defence - April 30 2007
Czechs Will Not Bow To Pressure On Missile Defense - April 29 2007
Russia should not have veto over missile defense shield - April 29 2007
Former Czech president Havel backs US on missile defence plans - April 28 2007
Missile defence dispute with Russia can be resolved: US - April 28 2007
Putin raises stakes in row over US missile shield - April 26 2007
U.S., NATO Planning For Integrated Missile Shield To Protect Europe - April 26 2007
US missile defence chief warns of Iran threat - April 23 2007
57% of Poles against missile defense shield in Poland - April 23 2007
US to establish missile defence system on Guam - April 23 2007
US, Russia hold talks on missile defense plan - April 23 2007
NATO Allies Agree Missile Defense Necessary - April 20 2007
Rice discusses missile defence with Czech counterpart - April 20 2007
Missile-tracking problems to cost Raytheon plenty - April 3 2007
U.S. experts to start work at possible radar system site - April 2 2007
Czech Premier defends missile system decision - April 2 2007
Missile Defense Remains Budget Priority - March 2007
EU split on US missile shield sites in Europe - March 30 2007
MP airs concerns over possible plans to site missile defence system in isles - March 30 2007
Japan sets up missile defense shield near Tokyo - March 29 2007
NATO, Europe and missile defences - March 29 2007
U.S. Base Revives Cold War Feelings - March 28 2007
Germany, Russia, Poland warn of consequences for U.S. missile plan - March 21 2007
Village of Trokavec says "No" to radar base in back yard - March 19 2007
EU leader says US missile-defence needs discussion - March 19 2007
Ukrainians demonstrate against U.S. plan - March 14 2007
US defence system 'could split Nato' - March 13 2007
NATO warns U.S. missile defence may divide allies - March 12 2007
Schröder faults U.S. on missile shield - March 11 2007
Cheney meets Czech President - March 10 2007
France's Chirac: U.S. Missile Defense 'Divisive' - March 9 2007
Danish PM supports US anti-missile shield - March 8 2007
Russian envoy urges U.S. to have more talks on missile defense in Europe - March 8 2007
Britain Offers Czechs a Visit to Radar Base in Fylingdales - March 8 2007
Ukraine welcomes talks on US anti-missile defense system deployment - March 7 2007
Protest against U.S. radar base staged outside regional office - March 7 2007
Russia 'right to fear UK-based missiles' - March 6 2007
Russia says radar base would be an easy target - March 6 2007
Czechs Remain Opposed to U.S. Missile Shield - March 6 2007
Radar base is bilateral U.S.-Czech matter -- NATO chief - March 5 2007
US Missile Shield in Ukraine, Caucasus could spark regional crisis with Russia - March 5 2007
Spend money on fighting AIDS, not missile shield, says EU minister - March 5 2007
Prague ready to negotiate on US defense shield - March 4 2007
Ambassador Richard Graber - radar station does not make Czechs military target - March 2 2007
US anti-missile defence system must be "integrated" in NATO: Jung - March 2 2007
EU dismisses US missile defense plan - March 2 2007
Fylingdales 'will continue to play important role' - March 2 2007
EU seeks to ease Russian fears over US anti-missile defence - March 1 2007
Britain ruled out as 'son of Star Wars' base - February 28 2007
US defence chief urges Europe to join controversial missile defence - February 27 2007
Ukrainian premier criticizes US missile defence plan - Europe - February 27 2007
Can we join the Star Wars club? - February 24 2007
Expect fireworks - February 23 2007
Blair pressing to host American 'Star Wars' Interceptor Missiles, and keeping Parliament in the Dark (again) - February 23 2007
UK-US in talks on missile defence - February 23 2007
The politics of misisle defence - February 23 2007
Bombs bursting in air - February 23 2007
Europe's space wars - February 23 2007
Missile Defenses in Europe would shield against Iran, not Russia - February 23 2007
US Tests New Missile against Russian Tank - February 23 2007
Missile Defense Calls for Joint Consideration - February 21 2007
Russia’s Response to U.S. Defense System in Poland, Czechia Won’t Be Hysterical - February 21 2007
Divisions emerging in Czech cabinet over US missile defence - February 21 2007
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back - February 21 2007
Antimissile Plan by U.S. Strains Ties With Russia - February 21 2007
US-Russia tensions rise over antimissile bases - February 21 2007
Missile shield in Poland, Czech Republic to counter Iran - February 21 2007
Cheney, Japan affirm collaboration on missile defense - February 21 2007
Russia raises stakes over US plan for missile shield - February 20 2007
Russia can target BMD in Europe - February 20 2007
Missile Defense from Space - February 19 2007
Iran won't have missiles capable of reaching U.S. territory in near future - February 19 2007
Russian gen. warns on missile defense - February 19 2007
Opposition to US Base Rises - February 19 2007
New US missile bases likely in eastern Europe - February 19 2007
Missile defense and its consequences - February 18 2007
Germany chides U.S. move on anti-missile shield - February 18 2007
Warsaw to reply to US missile defense initiative in 2 weeks - February 17 2007
The trans-Atlantic BMD showdown - February 15 2007
Russia May Scrap Treaty - February 15 2007
Putin Attacks U.S. Missile Defense Plans - February 15 2007
Why Russia Fears Ballistic Missile Defense - February 15 2007
Russia threatens to quit arms treaty - February 15 2007
US Missile Plans for Europe - February 14 2007
Czechs not to accept U.S. radar in exchange for visa lifting - February 8 2007
Third missile interceptor field going in at Greely - February 7 2007
China's space hit spurs missile defense debate - February 5 2007
Poland Rejects US Missile Shield Base - February 5 2007
Russia's Putin criticizes U.S. missile defense plans - February 1 2007
Hawks and Doves Clash over US Base - January 31 2007
Czechs give go-ahead for US 'son of star wars' base - January 22 2007