Tuesday, 18 June 2019
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
European Council Meetings
79. To ask the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade if the Russian missile system being located in Turkey was discussed at the most recent Foreign Affairs Council meeting; and his views on same. [25189/19]
The Foreign Affairs Council met in Luxembourg yesterday (17 June) and the decision by Turkey to purchase a Russian anti-aircraft missile system was not on the agenda.
It is not our normal practice to comment on the defence procurement policies of third countries.