12 Sep '17, 7am

#UPDATE Turkey signs deal to buy Russian S-400 missile systems: Erdogan

#UPDATE Turkey signs deal to buy Russian S-400 missile systems: Erdogan

Turkey has signed a deal with Russia to buy S-400 missile defence systems in its first major weapons purchase from Moscow, Turkish newspapers Tuesday quoted President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as saying. The accord for the surface-to-air missile defence batteries is Ankara's most significant pact with a non-NATO supplier. "Signatures have been made for the purchase of S-400s from Russia. A deposit has also been paid as far as I know," Erdogan said in comments published in the Hurriyet daily and other newspapers. "(Russian President Vladimir Putin) and myself are determined on this issue," he told journalists. The purchase of the missile systems from a non-NATO supplier will raise concerns in the West over their compatibility with the alliance's equipment. The Pentagon has already sounded alarm, saying bluntly that "generally it's a good idea" for NATO allies to buy inter-operab...

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