Turkey S-400 Systems Will Be Operational by Spring
TEHRAN (Iran News) – A number of Turkish media said Wednesday, citing the country’s Minister of Defense Hulusi Akar, that the S-400 systems delivered by Russia to Turkey last year will become fully operational in April or May this year. “The training of the personnel for the S-400 systems as well as the deployment of […]
US to impose sanction on India for purchasing S-400 missile systems
TEHRAN (Iran News) – The US has warned India not to purchase advanced Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems, urging New Delhi to reconsider purchasing Russia’s air shield systems or face the “risk for sanctions.” A senior official at the US State Department made the remarks during a press briefing on Wednesday, stressing that the India was […]
Turkey Needs More Air Defense Systems
Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday in addition to Russian S-400 air-defense system, Turkey needs more systems.
Turkey to test Russian S-400 systems despite US condemnations
Turkey has announced it will test the S-400 missile defense systems it purchased from Russia in Ankara on Monday and Tuesday as the row with the US deepens.
Russian S-400 Systems Will Be Tested in Turkey
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Turkish F-16 warplanes will fly over the country’s capital Ankara on Monday to test its new Russian S-400 missile defenses, Turkish media said, despite pressure from Washington for Turkey to drop the system. Ankara’s purchase of the Russian S-400 systems has been a major factor souring relations with the United States, […]
Turkey Says Delivery of Second Russian S-400 Batch May Be Delayed
Delivery of a second batch of Russian S-400 missile defense systems to Turkey may be delayed beyond a planned 2020 timeline by talks on technology sharing and joint production, the head of Turkey's Defense Industry Directorate said on Monday.
Russia Deploys S-400 Missiles in Arctic
Russia has placed S-400 missile defense systems at the Novaya Zemlya archipelago as Moscow seeks to increase its military presence in the Arctic, the Russian defense ministry said on Monday.
Erdogan calls US sanctions on Iran ‘ineffective’
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday that US sanctions on Iran are ineffective.
Process of S-400 Delivery to Turkey Goes Smoothly: Rostec
The process of delivering Russia's S-400 missile defense systems to Turkey goes very smoothly, director for international cooperation and regional policy at Russia's Rostec defense and technology company Viktor Kladov told Defense News in an interview published on Friday.
Turkey rejects latest US offer to sell Patriot missiles
Turkey has rejected a US proposal to deliver one Patriot missile defense system by the end of 2019, which was conditional on Ankara abandoning a deal with Russia that’s strained ties between the NATO allies, two senior Turkish officials said on Friday.