Erdogan declared intention in April to deliver s-400 on duty

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated that Ankara will deploy anti-aircraft missile system s-400 in April of this year the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated that Ankara will deploy anti-aircraft missile system s-400 in April of this year
the Press service of the President of Russia

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated that Ankara will deploy anti-aircraft missile system s-400 in April this year, reports “Interfax” with reference to the Agency “Anadolu”. “Turkey got almost all the components of the s-400 from Russia”, – said Erdogan.

“But I said yesterday that if America will supply us with the Patriot air defense system, we also will buy”, – Erdogan said to Turkish journalists on Board the plane, returning from Moscow after a visit.

Ankara has repeatedly stated that it intends to complete the deployment of s-400 by April 2020. The Minister of defence of Turkey, Hulusi Akar in January said that the Russian air defense systems s-400 will be fully ready for action in April or may.

on the Eve of Erdogan visited Moscow and held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Reached agreement on a cease-fire between the combatants in the Syrian Idlib, which came into force from 00:01 on March 6.

the delivery of the latest Russian air defense systems s-400, which caused a crisis in Turkey’s relations with the United States, began in mid-July. Washington has demanded to cancel the transaction and return to purchase American complexes Patriot.