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Because of C-400, Trump refused to supply F-35 fighter jets to Turkey.


The United States will not ship F-35 fighters to Turkey.

Despite the fact that earlier Turkey had already paid part of the payment for F-35 fighters, days earlier there appeared information that Washington refused to supply its fifth-generation F-35 fighters to Turkey, the reason for which was the statement of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that in July of this year, the first C-400 “Triumph” air defense system will begin to appear in service with this country.

It is reported that US lawmakers have blocked the contract between the United States and Turkey for the delivery of fifth-generation F-35 fighter jets to this country. At the moment, this is a temporary cessation of supply - according to the initial data, until November of this year. Moreover, it is reported that Turkey may even fall under the US sanctions, which Donald Trump personally promised to introduce against any country acquiring Russian weapons. Nevertheless, in the Turkish media, there was evidence that, against this background, Turkey intends to stop military cooperation with the United States, in particular, to prohibit American warships from entering its territorial waters, using Turkish military air bases and demanding the immediate withdrawal of all US military forces. its territory.

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