The controversy the US has raised surrounding Turkey’s strategic procurement of the long-range missile system isn’t about NATO’s security, but competition.
Tensions have escalated between two NATO allies after Washington gave Ankara two weeks to decide on its S-400 deal with Russia threatening to remove the country from the F-35 program. But Turkey has so far dismissed the threats.
Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says Ankara does not have to choose between Russia and other countries, amid plans to purchase Moscow's S-400 system and F-35 fighter jets from US.
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