23 august 2019

US Says Offer to Supply Patriot Missiles to Turkey Instead of Russia's S-400 is Dead – Reports


Earlier, the Turkish Foreign Ministry indicated that Ankara had not rejected the Patriot missile system, and that talks with Washington continue despite Turkey buying the Russian S-400 missile system. Washington is no longer willing to sell Turkey its Patriot missile defence system, Reuters cited an unnamed State Department official as saying on Friday. “We have consistently told Turkey that our latest offer of Patriot would be off the table if it took delivery of the [Russian] S-400 system. [...]