Russian Su-24 fighter jet shot down over Syria
Russian Su-24 fighter jet shot down over Syria - Russian MoD (VIDEO)
Putin: Downing of Russian jet over Syria stab in the back by terrorist accomplices
Russian President Vladimir Putin © Michael Klimentyev / Sputnik
“This incident stands out against the usual fight against terrorism. Our troops are fighting heroically against terrorists, risking their lives. But the loss we suffered today came from a stab in the back delivered by accomplices of the terrorists,” Putin said.
“IS has big money, hundreds of millions or even billions of dollars, from selling oil. In addition they are protected by the military of an entire nation. One can understand why they are acting so boldly and blatantly. Why they kill people in such atrocious ways. Why they commit terrorist acts across the world, including in the heart of Europe,” Putin PM Russia
“We have always treated Turkey as not only a close neighbor, but also as a friendly nation,” he said. “I don’t know who has an interest in what happened today, but we certainly don’t.” Putin
MAP: Russian Su-24 crash scheme by defense ministry
Russia insists that the flight was about a kilo meter away from the Turkey border when Russian flight was hit by an air-to-air missile launched by a Turkish F-16 jet. The crash site was 4 kilometers from the border. Suspicion arose when Syria without calling Russia first called NATO. Putin said that Turkey wants NATO to serve the interests of IS.
Unhappy Russinas take it to the streets; saying that Turkey is an ISIS alley.
P.S. Story picked up from different sources. Thanks to RT and all original sources.