Turkey banned the US from using the Incirlik base to attack Iran

ANKARA, (BM) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has banned the United States from using the Incirlik airbase in the event that the United States begins to strike on the territory of the Islamic Republic of Iran, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, quoting Regnum.

Read more: Bad news for US – Turkey may close two military bases where U.S. soldiers are stationed

Erdogan warned the Americans that the Incirlik airbase, located near the Turkish city of Adan, could not be used by the United States to strike Iran.

If Washington refuses to comply with this requirement, the Turkish armed forces will block the Incirlik airbase.

The situation in the Middle East sharply worsened after US President Donald Trump ordered the assassination of Iranian General Kassem Suleimani. Iran responded with missile attacks on two US military bases in Iraq. Accurate data on the damage caused to US troops as a result of this attack is not yet available.

Read more: Turkey will use S-400 missile system, NATO’s batteries withdrew from Turkish border

Follow us everywhere and at any time. BulgarianMilitary.com has responsive design and you can open the page from any computer, mobile devices or web browsers. For more up-to-date news from us, follow our YouTube, Reddit, LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook pages. Do not miss the chance to subscribe to our newsletter. Subscribe and read our stories in News360App in AppStore or GooglePlay or in FeedlyApp in AppStore or GooglePlay

>>Be a reporter: Write and send your article.<<

Editorial team
Source: Regnum


Dear reader,

BulgarianMilitary.com continues to be an objective and expert source of information in defense industry, military-political relations and military conflicts around the world.

Now more than ever, we need free and independent journalism. We believe that information shouldn't be behind a paid wall and we will continue to commit to keeping it free.

We know that our readers appreciate the content of BulgarianMilitary.com. In the last year, the indicators on our page have doubled. At the same time, the support of readers in the form of recurring monthly financial contributions provides continuous support for our work, which allows us to innovate.

We are more confident than ever in our role bridging media, policy, and the public. We thank you for your support.

Your recurring monthly financial contributions help us innovate for the future. Please, consider making a recurring contribution to BulgarianMilitary.com.