NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Prime Minister of Montenegro at a joint press conference held after his talks with Zdravko Krivokapic, answered questions about the decision of the US sanctions against Turkey.
“I am saddened because we are in a situation where the sanction to each other NATO allies,” said Stoltenberg, said Turkey S-400 systems to purchase with that earlier voiced their concerns.
Stoltenberg continued as follows:
“This is a national decision. However, the S-400 system is not compatible with NATO systems. They can not integrate with NATO air and missile defense systems. I expressed my concerns about that. At the same time in Turkey and I has all the NATO allies to call search for solutions .
We know that there have been talks about the delivery of NATO systems such as Patriot and SAMP-T. These systems, both could strengthen Turkey’s air defense compatible with NATO. which contains the currently difficult for Turkey and the importance of the alliance is to look at how we can find a positive solution to this situation. “
THE US SANCTIONS AGAINST TURKEY DECISION
The United States, due to the purchase of S-400 systems from Russia to Turkey some sanctions have taken a decision on the application, the Presidency Chairman of the Defense Industry Ismail Mustafa Alper from iron and presidential officials Sea, Serhat Gençoğlu and he added Faruk Yigit to its sanctions list.
If Turkey has condemned the decision by the US State Department as “Turkey, by offering NATO will participate in the technical set up a working group for that matter, a ways away from the political prejudices of the matter, in an objective and realistic grounds proposed to be addressed repeatedly to. In this respect, the US refusing to accept our proposal to resolve the issue through dialogue and diplomacy in a way that befits the two allies, and resort to unilateral sanctions is an act devoid of all kinds of permissions. ” He explained.
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