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Despite NATO leaders' attempt to downplay them, rifts between Turkey and the rest of the alliance are growing.
Turkey is flying US-made F-16s to test a top Russian air defense system as Trump keeps getting sidelined by the US ally
"Erdoğan is thumbing his nose at Trump, the US [and] NATO, and crossing another red line," Democratic Sen. Chris Van Hollen said.
The US dispute with Turkey over Russian weapons could mean more problems on NATO’s ‘most troublesome’ front
Turkey doesn't need to leave NATO to weaken it. Just a lack of Turkish cooperation could undermine the alliance and empower Russia.
While Russia may get some intelligence on the F-35 stealth fighter through its relationship with Turkey, that road runs both ways.
The US is silent as Turkey starts receiving a Russian missile system that could jeopardize the F-35 stealth fighter
Turkey ignored repeated warnings and purchased the S-400. Now, the US is trying to figure out how to respond.
The US is getting closer to punishing Turkey for buying advanced Russian weapons, but now another US partner is signing up to buy them
Turkey and the US are still discussing Ankara buying the S-400, but now US lawmakers want to block Turkey's F-35s and another US partner wants S-400s.
The US keeps warning Turkey that buying Russia’s S-400 missile system means it can’t have the F-35, but Turkey keeps doubling down
US lawmakers and the Trump administration have warned Turkey not to buy Russia's advanced air-defense system, but Ankara is undeterred.
Russia has failed to field a new fighter to compete with the US's F-35, but if its missile defense systems can get an inside look, it may not need to.
Russia sent its most advanced anti-aircraft missile to China last year, but Mother Nature got in the way
China became the first foreign buyer of Russia's S-400 in 2014. But the delivery four years later was delayed by forces beyond anyone's control.
As Russia stokes tensions with Ukraine, it’s trying to gain a military edge over NATO elsewhere in Europe
Russia has been building up its forces around the Black Sea and has made similar moves elsewhere in Eastern Europe — and NATO has taken notice.