July 22, 2019 / 9:16 AM / 6 months ago

Russia, Turkey are in talks on joint production of S-400 missile parts - TASS

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and Turkey are in talks about the possibility of jointly manufacturing some components of Russia’s S-400 missile defence system in Turkey, the TASS news agency cited Sergei Chemezov, head of Russia’s Rostec state conglomerate, as saying.

Turkey began receiving deliveries of Russian S-400 systems earlier this month, prompting the United States to begin removing Turkey from its F-35 stealth fighter programme over security concerns.

TASS said Chemezov’s comments were originally made to Turkey’s Anadolu news agency.

Reporting by Andrey Ostroukh; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Andrew Osborn

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