Wednesday 17 September 2014
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US orders Patriot missiles to Turkey

US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta signed an order on Friday to send two Patriot missile batteries to Turkey with 400 American personnel to operate them, in a move by Nato members to bolster Turkey's defences against the threat of Syrian miss


Iran warns Turkey not to deploy Patriot missiles

Iran said Turkey's plans to deploy Patriot defensive missiles near its border with Syria would add to the region's problems, as fears grow of the Syrian civil war spilling across frontiers. Turkey asked Nato for the Patrio

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