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20 July, 2019


Displaying results 1-30 of 131 matches for query NATO.

1. Bloomberg: Turkey has abandoned the West

In an opinion piece Bloomberg's editorial board writes that Turkey is an increasingly erratic ally that is no longer worth the risks. ...

2. US removes Turkey from F-35 program after Russian missile purchase

The United States said on Wednesday that it was removing Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet programme, a move long threatened and expected after Ankara began accepting delivery of an advanced Russian missile defence system last week. ...

3. Trump says 'not fair' that U.S. can't sell F-35s to Turkey

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday it is “not fair” to either Turkey or the United States that Washington cannot sell Ankara billions of dollars worth of F-35 fighter jets after it bought a Russian air defense system...

4. David Harris: US closer to Greece, Cyprus, Israel

Washington recognizes Greece’s strategic value and reliability as an ally, attributes that only grow stronger as doubts deepen over Turkey’s stance, American Jewish Committee (AJC) CEO David Harris tells Kathimerini in an interview...

5. First parts of Russian S-400 system delivered to Turkey

Turkey’s purchase of the Russian defense systems, which Washington says are not compatible with NATO’s defense network, is one of a series of issues which have put the allies at odds. ...

6. Trump congratulates Mitsotakis, pledges to maintain close cooperation

The two leaders expressed their mutual interest in working together and continuing strong cooperation between the United States and Greece, the White House said. ...

7. Bloomberg: Turkey stockpiles weapon parts in anticipation of US sanctions

Turkey has been stockpiling parts for F-16 fighter jets and other military hardware in anticipation of American sanctions, Bloomberg has reported, citing two Turkish officials familiar with their country’s defense strategy. ...

8. Playing with fire

The emerging crisis in the Eastern Mediterranean over Turkey’s drilling activities in Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) raise the prospect of an open Greco-Turkish conflict to a level higher than anytime since the Imia crisis...

9. UK F35 jets fly first sorties out of Cyprus

The UK’s newest and most advanced generation of fighter jet, the Lightning F-35B, has completed its first operational missions to Syria and Iraq, as part of the ongoing fight against Daesh, following a successful training period in Cyprus, UK Defence Secretary, Penny Mordaunt said during a visit she paid to the British Bases in Cyprus....

10. Cyprus seeks EU sanctions against Turkey

11. Turkey says would retaliate against US sanctions over Russian S-400s

12. Sixteen years on, frustration with Ankara resurfaces

13. Greek-American leaders: AKEL's Kyprianou wrong about US' east Med policy

14. Erdogan says Turkey committed to Russian missile defence deal

15. Bloomberg: 'Turkey Considers Russian Missile Role in Mediterranean Gas Push'

16. US may suspend training of Turkish pilots for F-35 jets over Russia missile deal

17. FM Christodoulides to brief his EU counterparts about Turkey's illegal activities

18. Ready for prime time?

19. Caution and prudence

20. Erdogan’s dilemmas

21. Erdogan, Putin stress defense cooperation at Moscow meeting

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erodgan was in Moscow on Monday for talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin that included an agreement for the delivery of Russia’s S-400 air defense system to Turkey, a move that is staunchly opposed by Washington....

22. As some in the US question NATO, Greece invests in the alliance

23. Pence warns Turkey against buying Russian missiles

24. Turkey: S-400 purchase from Russia a done deal

25. US Senate highlights Greece's geostrategic significance

n a resolution on the occasion of the 198th anniversary of Greek independence, the US Senate has emphasized Greece's geostrategic significance and hailed the enhanced framework of bilateral cooperation between the two countries....

26. Turkey’s threats and Greece’s strength

27. Reuters: US may soon pause delivery of F-35s to Turkey

28. Interview with German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen

29. Turkey expects delivery of F-35s in November

30. EU parliament calls for freeze on Turkey's membership talks