Russia preparing for delivery of second batch of S-400 systems to Turkey

Russia preparing for delivery of second batch of S-400 systems to Turkey

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said that Ankara will receive elements of the second batch of Russia's S-400 air defence systems in August-September.

"Work on choosing the deployment site and on installing S-400 air defence systems continues. This refers to the delivery of the second batch in August-September," the minister said, as aired by NTV broadcaster.

The countries signed an agreement for the delivery of four S-400 batteries in December 2017. On 25 July, Russia completed the first phase of shipments, Sputnik recalled.

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