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Turkey starts to receive "S-400" Russian missiles

ISTANBUL, July 12 (KUNA) -- Turkish Defense Ministry received the first shipment of Russian S-400 missile defense system hardware at its military airport in Ankara.
The Defense Ministry on Twitter said, "First batch of equipment of S-400 missile defense system, which is produced to meet Turkey's air and missile defense need, has started to arrive at Murted Air Base in Ankara as of July 12, 2019." Receiving the rest of the equipment of the missile defense system will continue in the upcoming days, added the ministry. (end) ta.aq