Shanahan Expects Turkey Will Receive F-35s

Credit: Pat Shanahan: DOD

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan is dialing back the threat to withhold Lockheed Martin F-35 equipment delivery to Turkey because he is “very confident in the Patriot proposal” and thinks the nation will opt for that system instead of Russia’s S-400 Triumph. When asked April 2 by reporters...

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