US to Send Missiles, 400 Troops to Turkey
NATO force to defend against Syrian missile threat
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Dec 14, 2012 4:45 AM CST
Updated Dec 14, 2012 7:48 AM CST
The Pentagon says it will send Patriot air defense missiles and 400 troops to Turkey as part of a NATO force meant to protect Turkish territory from potential Syrian missile attack. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta signed a deployment order today en route to Turkey from...
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