An S-400 surface-to-air missile system is seen throughout a Russian navy parade on Might 9, 2018 in Moscow, Russia.
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The Kremlin mentioned that the sale of a Russian missile system to Turkey ought to go forward regardless of protest from the US.
Based on a CNBC exclusive Tuesday, Turkish officers have till the primary week of June to cancel the acquisition of Russia’s S-400 missile protection system and as an alternative purchase Raytheon‘s U.S.-made Patriot missile.
Reuters reported Wednesday that Kremlin officers described the ultimatum from the U.S. authorities as unacceptable and that Moscow considers the sale of its missile system to Ankara as an irrevocable settlement.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov instructed reporters: “We regard this extraordinarily negatively. We think about such ultimatums to be unacceptable, and we’re happening the numerous statements made by representatives of Turkey’s management headed by President Erdogan that the S-400 deal is already…