World: Turkey's Erdogan says Turkey has definitely bought Russian S-400 defense system - PressFrom - US
  •   
  •   
  •   

WorldTurkey's Erdogan says Turkey has definitely bought Russian S-400 defense system

22:30  12 june  2019
22:30  12 june  2019 Source:   reuters.com

Turkey Presses Russia to Restrain Assad's Attacks on Idlib

Turkey Presses Russia to Restrain Assad's Attacks on Idlib Turkey wants Russia to help stop Syrian government attacks on Idlib, a senior security official said, days after President Bashar al-Assad’s forces shelled Turkish troops monitoring a truce in the northwestern Syrian region. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); While Russia and Turkey agreed on a truce in Idlib last year, the spillover from Assad’s attacks on the final rebel stronghold in Syria’s civil war is creating strain just as Turkey weighs deploying a Russian missile-defense system. The U.

Turkey's Erdogan says Turkey has definitely bought Russian S-400 defense system © 2019 Anadolu Agency ISTANBUL, TURKEY - JUNE 07: President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan (C) leaves after performing Friday prayer at Hazreti Ali Mosque in Uskudar district of Istanbul, Turkey on June 07, 2019. (Photo by Arif Hudaverdi Yaman/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) ISTANBUL, June 12 (Reuters) - Turkey has already bought S-400 defense systems from Russia which he hopes will be delivered in July, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday.

U.S. acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan last week outlined how Turkey would be pulled out of the F-35 fighter jet program unless Ankara changed course from its plans to purchase the S-400 missile defense system.

But speaking at his AK Party group meeting, Erdogan said Turkey will hold to account anyone who excluded Turkey from the F-35 program.

(Writing by Ezgi Erkoyun; Editing by Alison Williams)

Turkey to take delivery of Russian missile systems in July.
Turkey is standing firm against U.S. opposition and expects to take delivery of Russia's S-400 missile defense systems next month, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday. 

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 3
This is interesting!