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Erdogan to Visit Moscow to Discuss S-400s Deal with Putin

Erdogan to Visit Moscow to Discuss S-400s Deal with Putin

BAS News - 2019-04-07 23:08
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is scheduled to visit Moscow on Monday for talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the controversial deal of S-400 missile defense system. The expected visit comes while Ankara's determination o ...
Erdogan to Visit Moscow to Discuss S-400s Deal with Putin - BAS News

Iraqi Parliament Seeks Clarifications on Baghdad's Attempt to Buy S-400

BAS News - 2019-05-06 22:54
ERBIL - The Iraqi Council of Representatives has contacted the government for clarifications on Baghdad's alleged attempts to purchase Russia's S-400 missile defense system, a lawmaker revealed on Monday. Talking to Sputnik, MP Fatih Younis, a member of ...

Turkey Seeks Working Group on S-400s

BAS News - 2019-04-29 23:00
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a phone call with US counterpart Donald Trump on Monday for talks on a proposal for a working group on Russia's S-400 missile defense system, the Turkish presidency said in a press release. "Our Honorab ...

Turkish FM to Visit Erbil Next Week

BAS News - 2019-04-25 15:10
ERBIL — Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu is scheduled to visit Kurdistan Region’s capital Erbil next week on Monday, according to Turkish state-run Anadolu Agency. Cavusoglu will embark on a two-day trip to Iraq starting on 28th April, the repor ...

Production of S-400 Components Can be Organized in Turkey: Russia

BAS News - 2019-04-11 23:48
ERBIL - Russia has said that the production of some components of the S-400 missile defense system could be organized in Turkey as Ankara is determined to purchase the Russian product despite Washington's disputes on the issue. "We are not talking about ...

Anti-YPG Operation in Eastern Syria Imminent: Erdogan

BAS News - 2019-04-11 00:58
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned on Wednesday of another military operation against the Syrian Kurdish forces, saying that Turkey is waiting for the right time. "We showed those who wanted to bring us to heel using the terror corrido ...

Erdogan Says S-400 Deal May Happen Earlier than Expected

BAS News - 2019-04-10 23:48
ERBIL - The purchase of Russia's S-400 missile defense system could happen even earlier than planned, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said. "We answer that ‘this deal is done, everything is settled’. The delivery of the S-400 missile defense syste ...

Turkey's Erdogan to discuss possible operation in Syria with...

Trust - 2019-04-10 19:40

Turkey's Erdogan to discuss possible operation in Syria with Putin - RIA

Jerusalem Post - 2019-04-10 06:03
Erdogan has vowed to crush US-backed Kurdish fighters east of the Euphrates in Syria and said last year that preparations were complete for an operation. ...

Putin and Erdogan discuss S-400 missile deal

Rûdaw - 2019-04-09 03:26
Turkey’s missile deal has tested its already soured relations with Washington ...

Putin and Erdogan to discuss fresh Syrian offensive in Moscow The Turkish president has said his army is ready to intervene against Kurdish groups ‘at any moment’ April 8, 2019

The National AE - 2019-04-08 18:02

Turkey's Erdogan to discuss possible operation in Syria with Putin

Kathimerini - 2019-04-08 17:51
, Russia's RIA news agency reported. Erdogan has vowed to crush US-backed Kurdish fighters east..., Washington's main Muslim ally within NATO, considers Syria's YPG Kurdish militia an enemy and has already ...

UPDATE 1-Turkey's Erdogan to discuss possible operation in Syria with Putin - RIA | Devdiscourse News

Devdiscourse - 2019-04-08 16:35

Turkey is Ready for Another Military Operation in Syria: Erdogan

BAS News - 2019-04-08 16:33
ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that his country’s army was ready to conduct another military operation into neighboring Syria. Erdogan has been threatening to kick off the offensive so to remove the Kurdish forces from its ...

Turkey's Erdogan to discuss possible operation in Syria with Putin: RIA - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-04-08 12:25

Turkey's Erdogan to discuss possible operation in Syria with Putin: RIA

Reuters - 2019-04-08 10:41
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said he planned to discuss a possible Turkish military operation in Syria when he visits Moscow for talks with President Vladimir Putin on Monday, Russia's RIA news agency reported. ...

Turkey says proposed working group to ease U.S. worries over Russian S-400s

Reuters - 2019-04-03 18:03
Turkey has proposed to the United States that they form a working group to determine that Russian S-400 missile defense systems do not pose a threat to U.S. or NATO military equipment, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday. ...

Washington Expects Ankara to Opt for US Patriot Instead of S-400s: Official

BAS News - 2019-04-02 22:02
ERBIL - Washington has expected Turkey to shift from Russia's S-400 missile defense system to purchasing US's Patriot systems which will also resolve the F-35 related disputes between the two NATO allies, acting US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told ...

Turkish foreign minister says Turkey will honor deal to purchase S-400s

Creep Score - 2019-04-01 07:02

Erdogan Says Trump "Behaving Like a Bully Boy"

BAS News - 2019-03-28 16:42
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has criticized his US counterpart Donald Trump for his stance on issues between Israel and Palestine, saying that he is "behaving like a bully boy." Trump has officially recognized Israel's annexation of the ...

Turkey Won't Change Its Mind About Purchasing S-400: Erdogan

BAS News - 2019-03-14 22:33
ERBIL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has again said that his country would not change its mind about purchasing Russia's S-400 missile defense system. Erdogan made the comment during an interview with the Haberturk on Thursday. Asked if it was ...