Curtis Scaparotti, commander of the European command of the U.S. armed forces, made such a proposal to Washington, the resource LIGAnews.
The Pentagon has proposed not to sell, not to fly and not use over countries the F-35, if they have in service is the Russian air defense system. Also, Scaparotti appealed to Ankara to reconsider its agreement with Moscow regarding the purchase of s-400.
The Pentagon said that Russian arms is impeding Turkey to more “new and improved” military equipment from the United States.
The President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan has repeatedly stated that his country will never abandon the Russian voooruzheniya.