Turkey has finalized a deal with Russia to purchase the S-400 Triumph (SA-21 Growler) missile defense system, in a move that is likely to irritate NATO allies. The deal was signed by Ankara on Friday, Dec. 29. The $2.5 million deal covers the purchase of two missile systems, Turkey’s Undersecretariat for Defense Industries (SSM) said in a statement, one of the systems is optional. The SSM added that the system would be “entirely” under the control of the Turkish ...

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