The US canceled the supply of Turkey’s materials for the F-35 because of the S-400

The United States stopped supplying Turkey with equipment related to F-35 fighters in connection with the purchase of Ankara S-400. It is reported Reuters with reference to sources.

“The US officials told their Turkish counterparts that they will not receive further supplies of equipment related to the F-35, necessary to prepare for the arrival of the aircraft”, the text says.

The sources stated that the shipment of training equipment and all subsequent deliveries of materials related to the F-35 had been cancelled.
Earlier, a group of the US senators introduced a bill prohibiting the US to pass on the F-35 to Turkey as long as Ankara will not abandon the plan for the purchase of Russian systems S-400.

Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that a deal to buy the S-400 is completed.

Author: Flyn Braun
Graduated from Cambridge University. Previously, he worked in various diferent news media. Currently, it is a columnist of the us news section in the Free News editors.
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