News Headline Summary

NATO have said they have still not received formal Turkey request for Patriot missiles

Says:
- Have plans in place to defend and protect Turkey.

Update details:

- Two weeks ago it was reported that Turkey intends to ask NATO for Patriot missiles to protect its territory from the fighting in Syria.
- Patriot is a long-range, all-weather, all-altitude system designed to counter tactical ballistic missiles, cruise missiles and advanced aircraft. It is manufactured by the Raytheon and the range of the missile is 70km.

Print 10:19, 19 Nov 2012 - Geopolitical - Source: Newswires