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Russia Eyes Big Picture With S-400 Sale to Turkey

Added: 19.07.2019 3:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

Russia's controversial S-400 deal with Turkey is more about constructing a Middle East less dependent on the United States than direct competition.

U.S. lawmakers urge Trump to sanction Turkey

Added: 18.07.2019 23:02 | 0 views | 0 comments

Republican and Democratic U.S. lawmakers pressed President Donald Trump on Thursday to impose sanctions on Turkey over its purchase of a Russian missile defense system, saying he should follow a law mandating penalties for doing business with Russia's military.

U.S. kicks Turkey out of fighter jet program after it buys Russian missile defense system

Added: 18.07.2019 17:17 | 1 views | 0 comments

Tensions are escalating between the U.S. and Turkey, a NATO ally. The Pentagon has stopped selling F-35 warplanes to Turkey after the country bought a S-400 missile defense system from Russia. CBS News State Department reporter Christina Ruffini joins CBSN to explain the latest developments.


Turkey says defense firms face temporary losses after F-35 removal

Added: 18.07.2019 15:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

Turkish defense companies may face temporary losses after a U.S. decision to remove Ankara from the F-35 fighter jet program but the industry will emerge stronger as a result, the head of Turkey's Defense Industry Directorate said on Thursday.


Turkey expresses 'unease' to US over its removal from F-35 program: CNN Turk

Added: 18.07.2019 15:20 | 2 views | 0 comments

President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman expressed "unease" on Thursday in a telephone call with U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton over Washington's decision to remove Turkey from its F-35 program, broadcaster CNN Turk said.


U.S. officials wonder: Did Turkish leader's coup memories drive Russia arms deal?

Added: 18.07.2019 6:10 | 3 views | 0 comments

For some U.S. officials, the Trump administration's failure to persuade Turkey not to buy a Russian air defense system may have its roots in a coup attempt against President Tayyip Erdogan three years ago this week.


U.S. removing Turkey from F-35 program after its Russian missile defense purchase

Added: 18.07.2019 2:04 | 0 views | 0 comments

The United States said on Wednesday that it was removing Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet program, a move long threatened and expected after Ankara began accepting delivery of an advanced Russian missile defense system last week.


U.S. booting Turkey from fighter program over Russian arms deal

Added: 17.07.2019 21:40 | 1 views | 0 comments

"The F-35 cannot coexist with a Russian intelligence collection platform that will be used to learn about its advanced capabilities," the White House said.

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US removes Turkey from F-35 fighter jet programme

Added: 17.07.2019 21:29 | 1 views | 0 comments

This follows deliveries of the first parts of a Russian S-400 missile defence system to Turkey.

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Turkey vows 'necessary response' after diplomat killed in Iraq

Added: 17.07.2019 16:15 | 0 views | 0 comments

ERBIL - The Turkish vice consul to Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region was among at least two people shot dead Wednesday in the regional capital Erbil, police sources said. A police source said that the Turkish vice consul was killed "in an armed attack targeting the consul and the consulate's employees in a restaurant...

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