12 Sep '17, 6pm

Turkey reportedly committed to buying Russian missile defense system

Turkey reportedly committed to buying Russian missile defense system

ANKARA, Turkey — A Turkish newspaper is quoting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as saying that both Ankara and Moscow are committed to Turkey’s purchase of S-400 missile defense systems from Russia. Hurriyet newspaper quoted Erdogan on Tuesday as telling a group of reporters that signatures have been put on accords and that Turkey has made a down payment on the surface-to-air defense systems. “The process will continue through a transfer of credit from Russia to us,” Erdogan said Turkey, close to S-400 deal, also goes for Eurosam solution Every new day Turkey and Russia are inching closer to a final deal on the Turkish acquisition of the Russian-made S-400 air defense architecture. But the Ankara government also said it reached a deal with the European group Eurosam to develop a similar air and anti-missile defense system. By: Burak Ege Bekdil Turkey is a NATO member and it...

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