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Turkey, US hold talks on China missile deal

A senior US defence official has held talks in Turkey, the embassy said Saturday, after Washington expressed “serious concerns” about Ankara’s plans to acquire a long-range anti-missile system from China. Turkey announced in September it was entering negotiations with the … Continue reading

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Syrian Anti-Air Defenses Shot Down Turkish F-4 Over Its Territorial Waters

A Syrian military spokesman issued the following statement: At 11:40 AM on 22/6/2012, an unidentified aerial target violated Syrian airspace, coming from the west at a very low altitude and at high speed over territorial waters, so the Syrian anti-air … Continue reading

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