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Turkey says buying Russian defense system should not trigger U.S. sanctions
Turkey says it will not bow to U.S. sanctions over S-400 dealGulan Media - 2019-05-05 22:31
Amid Turkey's pending Russia defense system purchase, some question Trump's ability to push back: Sources - ABC NewsGO - 2019-04-22 19:06
Turkey — ‘U.S. sanctions instead of dialogue’E-Kurd - 2019-04-18 16:56
Ayman Riad Al-Mufleh | Exclusive to Ekurd.net By the end of the year, Turkey will have either modern F-35 fighter jets or Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems. And they will not receive both. The choice that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will mak ...
US officials worry as Turkey poised to purchase Russian defense system purchase: Sources | KTIC RadioKticradio - 2019-04-17 11:14
U.S., Turkey Fail to Break Impasse on Russian Missile-Defense System - WSJWSJ - 2019-04-17 06:09
US officials worry as Turkey poised to purchase Russian defense system purchase: Sources | Sandhills ExpressSandhillsexpress - 2019-04-16 02:47
Turkey Argues S-400 Purchase Shouldn't Trigger US SanctionsBAS News - 2019-04-16 01:03
ERBIL - Turkey has argued that purchasing Russia's S-400 missile defense system should not trigger US sanctions, noting that Ankara is not an advisory of Washington, Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said on Monday. "We firmly believe that linking the S-400 t ...
Iran Says It Will Help Revolutionary Guards Fight 'Terrorist' U.S. Military; Allies Offer Their SupportNewsweek - 2019-04-12 08:48
Production of S-400 Components Can be Organized in Turkey: RussiaBAS 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 ...
Intel: How the US and Turkey got into a standoff over Russia’s S-400 air defense systemAl Monitor - 2019-04-10 01:58
No F-35 for Turkey if It Buys S-400s: Top US LawmakersBAS News - 2019-04-09 23:28
ERBIL - Turkey will be prevented from purchasing the US F-35 fighter jets while it will be sanctioned if it buys Russia's S-400 missile defense system, top US lawmakers warned on Tuesday. If Turkey accepts the S-400, "no F-35s will ever reach the Turkish ...
Universities should not ignore China's persecution of scores of leading academics (opinion)Insidehighered - 2019-04-08 10:57
UN should stop Iraqi Kurdistan’s ruling families controlling and abusing the Judiciary systemE-Kurd - 2019-04-06 13:49
Araz Barwari | Exclusive to Ekurd.net In Kurdistan of Iraq, public trust in the judiciary system and many judges is low, and the perceptions of corruption about government officials are so high. This is because judiciary system is not independent to esta ...
Turkey says proposed working group to ease U.S. worries over Russian S-400sReuters - 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. ...
Top U.S. general says S-400 dispute with Turkey 'a tough issue'Reuters - 2019-03-21 17:42
The United States' top military officer said on Thursday he was hopeful that Washington would find a way to resolve a dispute with Turkey over its decision to acquire Russia's S-400 air defense system but cautioned: "It is a tough issue." ...