On schedule: Turkey says second delivery of S-400s to be completed in mid-September
Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar has stated that the delivery of parts for Russia’s S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems is proceeding according to schedule. The shipment of the …
Turkey says purchase of Russia’s Su-35 and Su-57 fighter jets possible
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country may buy Russian-made Su-35 and Su-57 fighter jets instead of US-made F-35 fighters, CNN Turk reported on Thursday.
"Why not? We did not come …
Turkey to use cooperation with Russia to put pressure on US
Ankara may take advantage of its plans to boost defense cooperation with Moscow to put additional pressure on Washington, particularly as far as the US obligation to set up a safety zone in northern …
Turkish president sets task to bring trade turnover with Russia to $100 bln
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has set a task bring up trade turnover between Turkey and Russia to $100 bln.
"The trade turnover between our countries already exceeds $25 bln, but our task is …
Deliveries of S-400 second battalion to Turkey to start on August 27
The deliveries of the second battalion of Russian-made S-400 long-range surface-to-air missile systems to Turkey will begin on August 27, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar announced on …
Turkey expects second S-400 squadron to be delivered in August or September
Ankara expects the second S-400 squadron to be delivered to Turkey in August or September, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Monday, as cited by the Hurriyet newspaper.
"The second S-400 …
Erdogan’s Crimea statement is mere political gesture towards Ukraine’s Zelensky
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that Ankara does not recognize Crimea as part of Russia in a kind of political courtesy gesture towards his Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky, …
No evidence proving S-400 systems pose threat to NATO
The Russian-made S-400 missile systems cannot harm NATO, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in Ankara on Tuesday.
"There is no evidence proving that the S-400 systems will harm NATO or the …
Turkey’s ties with NATO unaffected by Ankara’s S-400 system purchase
The situation emerged after Ankara purchased the Russian S-400 missile systems does not affect Turkey’s relations with NATO, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told reporters in Thailand on …
Russia, Turkey may start joint exploration in offshore Mediterranean
Russian oil companies can roll out exploration in offshore Mediterranean in cooperation with Turkey, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday in an interview with Anadolu news …