BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:30 P.M.) – The U.S. will cancel their Patriot Missile deal if Turkey purchases the Russian-made S-400 air defense system, Cumhuriyet reported this afternoon.

Citing a U.S. official, the Turkish publication reported that not only will the Patriot Missile sale be cancelled, but this might put their acquisition of the U.S.-made F-35 in jeopardy as well.

“This will pave the way for U.S. sanctions,” the report added. 

 

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When are the US and the EU going to realize that Turkey has its long term plans that it has steadily been advancing for the past 40 odd years. Its been arming to the teeth, building and expanding its own military equipment industry. Those plans include the reclaiming of all lands and seaways the Ottomans lost following the world war. They are setting up pretexts for a hot event enabling their forces to go all out war with Greece and little Cyprus with the aim to take over a whole load of Greek islands, sea territory and of course the… Read more »