Turkey and NATO to decide on deployment areas of Patriot system
Turkish and NATO officials will carry out reconnaissance of areas for deployment of Patriot air and missile defense systems in Turkey.

ANKARA

A delegation comprising Turkish and NATO officials will carry out reconnaissance of areas for deployment of Patriot air and missile defense systems in Turkey.

Turkish Chief of General Staff stated on Monday that the reconnaissance would begin on Tuesday, adding that deployment of those systems would be only for defense purposes against an air and missile threat from Syria.

General Staff reminded that NATO responded positively to request of Turkey which asked for a NATO support for its air defense system.

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