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US Senator: 'severe consequences' for Turkey over missile defence system

A senior US Senator, Jack Reed, says Turkey faces US sanctions and being cut out of a US fighter jet programme after it took delivery of the first parts of a Russian S-400 missile defence system.

(Picture: a Russian military cargo plane unloads some parts of the S-400 anti-aircraft missile system after arriving in Turkey. Credit: EPA/Turkish Defence Ministry handout)

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