Time: 8:36 PM
US Acting Secretary of Defense Mark Esper
said Friday that the US is "aware" of Turkey receiving the Russian S-400 air
Esper said "We are aware of Turkey taking delivery of the S-400." He
reiterated "our position regarding the F-35 has not changed."
He added that he would speak with his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar "this
afternoon so there will more to follow after that conversation."