US has missile radar site in Turkey
First confirmation that defense shield is up and running
By Dusan Stojanovic
PODGORICA, Montenegro - US forces are operating a new radar defense site in Turkey that could help defend Europe from a potential Iranian ballistic missile attack, the Army’s commander in Europe said yesterday.
“We have the forces in place . . . at a radar site in southern Turkey,’’ Lieutenant General Mark Hertling said in an interview at Montenegro’s main military airport in its capital.
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