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Russian S-300s used by 3 NATO member countries

By Mehmet Alaca on Saturday, April 13, 2019

Russia sold missile defense systems to 20 countries, including NATO member countries such as Bulgaria, Greece and Slovakia. ANKARA The U.S. cites concern over Ankara’s plans to purchase the Russian S-400 missile defense systems although other NATO countries had previously procured earlier generation S-300 missiles without this conflicting with their membership in the alliance. Following protracted efforts to purchase air defense systems from the U.S. with no success, Ankara decided…