Turkish Defence Ministry: S-400 training for Turkish personnel kicks off in Russia
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  • 16:42 04 September 2019

Turkish Defence Ministry: S-400 training for Turkish personnel kicks off in Russia

Training for S-400 missile defense system has started in Russia with the participation of Turkish Air Force (TAF) personnel, according to a statement issued by the Turkish Defense Ministry on Wednesday, ONA reports citing Yeni Safak.

Following protracted efforts to purchase an air defense system from the U.S. with no success, Ankara signed a contract in 2017 to purchase the S-400s from Russia.

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