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Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) shakes hands with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during

The US has sanctioned NATO ally Turkey - now what?

“Ankara appears to be on a crash course – not only with its neighbors but also with the entirety of its NATO allies,” expert says.

US poised to impose sanctions on Turkey over Russian defense buy - sources

Sources said the announcement of the sanctions in their current form was imminent, while a Turkish official called them "unproductive."

By REUTERS
10/12/2020

Turkish lira slips as US moves closer to sanctions over S-400s

Russia delivered the ground-to-air S-400s last year and Turkey tested them as recently as October.

By REUTERS
04/12/2020

Turkey fires missile clearing way for S-400 test, prompting US warning

State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said the US has expressed to the Turkish government that the acquisition of Russian military systems such as the S-400 is unacceptable.

By REUTERS
16/10/2020

Russia says Turkey tested its S-400s on US F-16 jets

The tests last year were already known, so Russia’s agenda of discussing them again may be linked to a wider one.

S-400 surface-to-air missile systems displayed during the May Day parade 2010.

Turkey says deployment of Russian S-400 missiles delayed, but will happen

Making the S-400s operational exposes Turkey to US sanctions under legislation designed to punish countries which buy defense equipment from Russia.

By REUTERS
30/04/2020
A Turkish flag, with the New and the Suleymaniye mosques in the background

Turkey says will retaliate against any sanctions ahead of U.S. vote

U.S. lawmakers will vote - and likely pass - a defense bill later on Wednesday that calls for sanctions against Turkey over Ankara's decision to procure the S-400 defenses.

By REUTERS
11/12/2019

Senators to Mike Pompeo: Sanction Turkey over purchase of Russian S-400

"The time for patience has long expired," Republican Lindsey Graham and Democrat Chris Van Hollen said.

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan inspect Sukhoi Su-57 fif

Turkey says new Russian missile deal to happen before too long

Moscow hopes to seal a deal to supply Turkey with more S-400 missile systems in the first half of next year.

By REUTERS
02/12/2019

Turkey tests S-400 radar, says it wants more locally-made weapons

Qatar’s security and defense cooperation are the backbone of the Doha-Ankara alliance, Erdogan said. “We have deep relations in the Gulf.”

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