Lawmakers Press Trump on Sanctions Against Turkey

President Trump plans to meet with a group of senators at the White House this week to discuss possible sanctions against Turkey as pressure mounts from lawmakers to punish Ankara for its recent purchase of a Russian missile defense system. Mr. Trump said last week that the U.S. would withhold sales of advanced F 35 stealth jet fighters to Turkey after Ankara received the new S 400 air defense system from Russia. The U.S. is move drew protest from Ankara and exerted new strain on the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

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