The first Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems will be deployed in Turkey in December, head of the Turkish department of the defense industry Ismail Demir said, Report informs citing Haberler.

“S-400 systems will be deployed and alerted in December,” Demir said.

On September 15, the Turkish Ministry of Defense announced the completion of the second phase of supplies of S-400 to Turkey. The Russian defense department also confirmed this information.