Defense

Report: Turkey Mulls Purchase of Russian Su-35 after U.S. Nixes F-25 Deal

TEL AVIV – After the U.S. announced last month that it would not sell Turkey F-35s due to Ankara’s procurement of the Russian-made S-400 missile defense system, Turkish authorities are now considering buying Russian Su-35 fighter jets, a Turkish daily reported Sunday.

Turkey lifts shutdown order on Bianet news site: lawyer

Pompeo to Travel to Israel Next Week

TEL AVIV – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Israel next week as part of a brief tour of the region ahead of the Trump administration’s unveiling of its long-awaited peace plan in April.

US calls on Russia to return Crimea to Ukraine, five years later