Russia to deliver first S-400 missile to Turkey


Russia says it will make its first delivery of the S-400 missile systems to Turkey in July.

Russian news agencies cited the Head of Russian State arms exporter, Rosoboronexport  Wednesday, in accordance with the earlier-stated plans.

“We are making first delivery in July as part of out plans,” Alexander Mikheev of Rosoboronexport said.

The plans of Turkey, a NATO member, have irked US, which threatened with sanctions against Ankara, if it goes ahead with the purchase.

Rahila G.