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Turkey’s president warns Russia not to ‘play with fire’

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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned Russia not to “play with fire” after reports emerged that Turkish businessmen had been detained in Russia. Moscow said it would suspend visa-free travel with Turkey, and its tourism agency head announced on Friday … read more

Russia Cuts All Military And Diplomatic Ties With Turkey

All military contacts with Turkey have been cut following the downing of Russia’s Su-24 military jet, the Russian Defense Ministry said Thursday “Today, in accordance with a previously made decision, all cooperation channels have been cut between the Russian Defense Ministry and the … read more

‘Washington using Turkey as a tool to destabilize Russia’ : RT

NATO member state Turkey seems strangely committed to keeping Islamic State going strong in Syria, thus willing to take dangerous risks in confronting Russia in the region. Hopefully cooler heads will prevail, a group of experts told RT. READ MORE: Downing … read more

A U.S. official told the Russian jet was inside Syria when it was shot down.

Turkish Shootdown of Russian Jet: What You Need to Know By Washington’s Blog Global Research, Washington’s Blog A U.S. official told Reuters that the Russian jet was inside of Syria when it was shot down: The United States believes that … read more

Turkey and Russia in war of words over downed jet

Turkey, Russia and their respective allies have entered a war of words about the downing of a Russian warplane near the Turkey-Syria border – raising tensions in a region struggling to cope with the ongoing Syrian conflict. The Russian Sukhoi … read more

Russia S-300 missile deployed and S400‬ missile will deploy in ‪Syria‬.

Russia S-300 missile deployed and S400‬ missile will deploy in ‪Syria‬. Russia will deploy S-400 defense missile systems to Hmeymim airbase in Syria, Russian Defense Ministry Sergey Shoygu said Russia is deploying S-400 Triumf (NATO reporting name: SA-21 Growler) next … read more

After Turkey downs Russian jet , NATO calls ‘extraordinary meeting

NATO allies will hold an “extraordinary” meeting Tuesday at Ankara’s request to discuss Turkey’s shooting down of a Russian fighter jet along the Syrian border, an alliance official said. “At the request of Turkey, the North Atlantic Council will hold … read more

BREAKING NEWS : Turkey shoots down military plane on Syria border

A military jet has crashed in Syria near the Turkish border, Turkish TV reported, adding that it is as yet unclear which country the plane belonged to. The fate of the crew is also unclear. #SONDAKİKA! SURİYE SINIRINDA UÇAK DÜŞTÜ … read more

A Turkish Airlines flight from New York was diverted to Canada after a bomb threat

A Turkish Airlines flight from New York was diverted to Canada after a bomb threat, Canadian officials say. The Turkey-bound flight with 256 people on board landed safely at Halifax International Airport in eastern Canada. Canadian police are investigating but … read more