Russia plans to deliver missiles to Turkey in July; U.S. takes dim view

FILE PHOTO: Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan during their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, April 8, 2019. Maxim Shipenkov/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

ISTANBUL/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Tuesday it plans to deliver its S-400 missile defense systems to Turkey in July, setting the clock ticking on a U.S. threat to hit Ankara with sanctions if it goes ahead with a deal that has strained ties between the NATO allies. Turkey and the United States have sparred […]

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