‘Turkey Protects Terrorists on the Ground’: Patrick Henningsen speaks to RT International
by 21wireNovember 24, 2015
21WIRE’s Patrick Henningsen talks to RT International to breakdown today’s events and the potential UN and NATO diplomatic crisis which may ensue as a result of Turkey’s dangerous stunt.
[UPDATE: Russian co-pilot alive. Rescued by Syrian military, Konstantin Murahtin says no prior warning given before Turkish attack. - Ape]
21st Century Wire says…
UPDATE: Two Russian pilots who tried to parachute to safety after the Su-24 jet was downed, both were shot dead by pro-NATO Jihadist Turkmen militants.
“Both of the pilots were dead on retrieval. Our comrades opened fire into the air and they died in the air,” Alpaslan Celik, a deputy commander of a Syrian Turkmen brigade said.
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