Turkey—Government Seeks To Exercise Contract Option For Additional S-400 Air Defense Systems

Reuters | 12/06/2019

Turkey is in talks with Russia to exercise a contract option for additional S-400 air defense systems, reports Reuters. On Friday, Dmitry Shugaev, the head of Russia’s Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation, said that officials from both countries were discussing a contract for the long-range air defense system, reported the Interfax news agency (Moscow). Shugaev indicated that he expected a deal to be finalized in 2020. Alexander Mikheev, the head of state arms exporter...

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