A Coming war with Turkey?
- Turkish army said that it downed a foreign plane near the Syrian border. The Security sources said there had been a violation of airspace.
- Two non-Turkish helicopters tried to rescue the pilots, but there were clashes on the ground.
- The Turkish PM ordered the foreign ministry to consult with NATO & the UN on latest developments on the Syrian border.
- Earlier the Russian Ministry of Defense says its warplane SU-24 was downed over Syria and it can prove the aircraft was over Syria during the entire engagement.
- The fate of the pilots is unclear, our sources say that both two pilots were killed by Turkmen militia controlled by Ankara.
- Earlier the Turkish media published the trajectory of the Russian flight. The Russian jet allegedly crossed a narrow part of Turkish territory wedged next to Syria and was shot above the Syrian land.