Erdogan hopes for the sanity of the United States on the issue of possible sanctions because of the S-400
Ankara may begin to actively use Russian anti-aircraft missile systems in April 2020, said the President of Turkey
ANTALYA. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday that he counts on the common sense of the United States on the issue of possible sanctions because of the supply to the Republic of Russian anti-aircraft missile systems S-400.
“We can begin to actively use the S-400 in April 2020 after the completion of their deployment and training of our specialists. I count on the sanity of the United States,” said the Turkish leader, quoted by NTV.
Earlier on Friday, us Secretary of state Michael Pompeo said that Washington brought to the attention of Ankara, which considers unacceptable the commissioning of the S-400 in Turkey.