Turkey's former Defence Ministry undersecretary for the state-run defence industries, Murad Bayar. Photo: AFPTurkey's former Defence Ministry undersecretary for the state-run defence industries, Murad Bayar. Photo: AFP
Turkey's former Defence Ministry undersecretary for the state-run defence industries, Murad Bayar. Photo: AFP

Turkey sacks defence official involved in China missile talks

A Turkish defence official involved in a controversial decision to procure a Chinese missile system instead of European and US alternatives has been removed from his post

Turkey's former Defence Ministry undersecretary for the state-run defence industries, Murad Bayar. Photo: AFPTurkey's former Defence Ministry undersecretary for the state-run defence industries, Murad Bayar. Photo: AFP
Turkey's former Defence Ministry undersecretary for the state-run defence industries, Murad Bayar. Photo: AFP
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