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Anti-aircraft missile complexes (AAMS) s-400 “Triumph” given to Turkey, will establish a “new order” in the airspace over Syria, told Breaking Defense sources in Israel.
In their opinion, the system of the Russian production will allow Ankara to control virtually all airspace over Syria. “The s-400, operated by Turkey, will be able to monitor any activity of the air force [air forces of Israel] over Syria, and this is a completely new situation,” said one of the interlocutors.
Another expert told the American publication that the deployment of Turkish s-400 “Triumph” on the border with Syria will be complicated by the probable action of the Israeli air force in the regions of Iraq where Pro-Iranian forces.
In July it was reported that, according to the budget request of the Pentagon for the 2019 financial year, the naval forces of the United States required $ 206 million to search for suppliers of a number of components for the fifth generation fighter F-35 Lightning II due to “potential sanctions” to some foreign countries, presumably Turkey.
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