This handout photo taken on July 5, 2017 shows US M270 Multiple Launch Rocket System firing an MGM-140 Army Tactical Missile into the East Sea from an undisclosed location on South Korea.
Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, simply called as THAAD, is an American anti-ballistic missile defence system created to shoot down short, medium, and intermediate range ballistic missiles in their final phase by intercepting with a hit-to-kill approach.
As North Korea conducted its first successful test of a long-range intercontinental ballistic missile Hwasong-14, the Indian government on Friday expressed concern over the incident. The U.S. also has a THAAD weapon system at the Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska in Kodiak. The test showed the world the system can defend the United States against missiles more technically advanced than anything in North Korea's current arsenal. China registered their anger over THAAD implementation as it would had led to a weakening of their own ballistic missile system.
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US officials revealed the upcoming drill on condition of anonymity and now the US Missile Defense Agency has confirmed the plan.
Mr Turnbull said that in terms of a missile defence shield for Australia there had been talk of the THAAD system.
Still, President Donald Trump continues to insist on a strong response to North Korea's aggressive posturing.
Earlier this month Moscow and Beijing, in a joint statement, called on Washington to immediately halt deployment of THAAD in South Korea.
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Democratic Representatives John Conyers and Sheila Jackson Lee, along with Republican Walter Jones, filed an amendment to the annual National Defence Authorization Act saying that nothing in the bill should be construed as authorizing the use of force against North Korea.
Mr Rudd's comments referred to the need for a system that would protect population centres such as Darwin - which is now potentially within range of North Korea's missiles - rather than the systems Mr Turnbull referred to.
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