U.S. has not taken up offer to create S-400 working group, Turkey says

FILE PHOTO: Turkey's Defence Minister Hulusi Akar talks to acting U.S. Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan during a NATO defence ministers meeting at the Alliance headquarters in Brussels, Belgium February 13, 2019. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/File Photo

ANKARA (Reuters) – The United States has not yet taken up Turkey’s suggestion of creating a joint working group to try to defuse tensions over Ankara’s purchase of the Russian S-400 missile defense systems, a senior Turkish defense official said on Monday. The two NATO allies have sparred publicly for months over Turkey’s order for […]

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