“They say “you buy s-400, we impose sanctions”. If you impose sanctions, you’ll see our answer. If you want such a relationship, then it’s your choice”, — TASS quoted his answer to the question about possible sanctions Washington on the C-400. While Cavusoglu expressed the opinion that the US government does not want to spoil relations with Turkey because of the topic around the C-400.
Note that the assistant Secretary of state for European and Eurasian Uess Mitchell warned on 26 June that the acquisition of Turkey-400 will result in the application of sanctions by Washington against Ankara and a qualitative change in bilateral relations. In addition, as stressed by Mitchell, the US can refuse to transfer the Turkey acquired the F-35.