US lawmakers urge president to sanction Turkey

Source:Reuters Published: 2019/7/19 21:58:42

Republican and Democratic lawmakers pressed US President Donald Trump on Thursday to impose sanctions on Turkey over its purchase of a Russian missile defense system, saying he should follow a law mandating penalties for doing business with Russia's military.

White House previously announced removing Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet program.

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