NATO decision on Syria border missiles 'expected later'

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said the NATO decision on whether to put missiles on the border with Turkey, would be made later today. The United States Mission to NATO's official twitter account said:

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Turkey has asked for alliance support & we stand in full solidarity with our allies.--@andersfoghr

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We would expect allies to make a decision later today-- @andersfoghr on Tukey's request for patriot missiles

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NATO to send missiles to Turkey

NATO has given the go-ahead to deploy Patriot missiles to Turkey's border with Syria, an official has told news agency Reuters.