The US government has stopped because of displeasure over the planned installation of a Russian missile defense system in Turkey, the delivery of Material for F-35 fighter jets to Ankara for the time being. This is the U.S. Department of defense announced.
as Long as the Turkish government not the Russian air defense system S-400 waivers would be suspended, deliveries and activities to do with the F-35 Jets initially, it was said on Monday in Washington. The United States had made it clear that the acquisition of the S-400 system to Turkey is unacceptable. The Pentagon stressed at the same time, the dialogue in this issue go further.
It is the first concrete step of the United States, the delivery of the Jets to the Nato allies. Opinions of Turkish representatives were not available initially.
Test of the two systems possible
Turkey has agreed with the government in Moscow, the purchase of S-400 missile systems for air defence. At the same time, the Ankara of the United States F wants to obtain-35 fighter jets against the S-400 System could theoretically be used. Turkey wants to have the Russian air defense system starting in October, ready for use. In order for Turkey would be based as the first Nato member on the Russian weapons system that is described as incompatible with Nato systems.
to purchase The system from Russia has long been a major point of contention between Turkey and the United States. In an analysis of the magazine "The National Interest" it said in July, a major concern of Americans was the "mixing" of the Russian product with the American Jets. If Turkey had both, could you test how well the immune system clipping against the capabilities of the jet data, the Russia, through Turkey, then also could get. (chk/sda)
Created: 02.04.2019, 05:42 PM