Russia will begin supplying Turkey with S-400 air defense systems in July, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said.

Report informs citing the Anadolu that the President called the agreement on the purchase of the S-400 sovereign right of Turkey, from which it does not intend to retreat.

Ankara decided to buy four divisions of the Triumph S-400 long-range anti-aircraft missile systems for $ 2.5 billion. Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar announced in March that the deployment of the C-400 in Turkey would begin in October 2019.