Source Pravda.Ru

Turkey shoots down unknown drone near Syrian border

The Turkish Air Force has shot down an unmanned aerial vehicle of unknown origin. The aircraft entered Turkish airspace from the side of Syria.

The aircraft was staying in Turkish airspace even after three warnings, RIA Novosti reports with reference to officials at the Turkish General Staff. As a result, the aircraft was shot down.

Also read: Russian pilots tease Turkey

"The state affiliation of the aircraft remains unknown. The aircraft was detected in Turkish airspace at the Turkish-Syrian border ... Our planes patrolling the border opened fire and shot down the aircraft," Turkish officials said, adding that they would continue acting like this in the future as well.

The Russian Ministry of Defense analyzed the information about the downed drone and concluded that it was not Russian.

"All the aircraft of the Russian aviation group have returned to the air base, having completed the combat task," an official spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry Igor Konashenkov said.

Pravda.Ru

Read article on the Russian version of Pravda.Ru

 

Several years ago, a prominent Indonesian businessman who now resides in Canada, insisted on meeting me in a back room of one of Jakarta's posh restaurants. An avid reader of mine, he 'had something urgent to tell me', after finding out that our paths were going to be crossing in this destroyed and hopelessly polluted Indonesian capital.

Capitalism reduced Indonesian cities to infested carcases

Several years ago, a prominent Indonesian businessman who now resides in Canada, insisted on meeting me in a back room of one of Jakarta's posh restaurants. An avid reader of mine, he 'had something urgent to tell me', after finding out that our paths were going to be crossing in this destroyed and hopelessly polluted Indonesian capital.

Capitalism reduced Indonesian cities to infested carcases
Comments
ISIS threatens to conduct large-scale terrorist attacks in USA for Jerusalem decision
American Bioweaponry
Capitalism reduced Indonesian cities to infested carcases
Putin to Sobchak: We will never let them turn Russia into another Ukraine
Putin to Sobchak: We will never let them turn Russia into another Ukraine
Putin to Sobchak: We will never let them turn Russia into another Ukraine
Putin to Sobchak: We will never let them turn Russia into another Ukraine
Russia on the eve of another Crimea referendum
Putin to Sobchak: We will never let them turn Russia into another Ukraine
Europeans say what puzzles them in Russia most
Russian man grows abnormally large biceps that he calls bazookas
Science and Technology. Consensus builders for the media instrument
North Korea says Trump makes first step towards nuclear war
Capitalism reduced Indonesian cities to infested carcases
North Korea is not a threat to the US
USA to ruin Russian-Japanese relationship with the help of Aegis Ashore system
USA to ruin Russian-Japanese relationship with the help of Aegis Ashore system
USA to ruin Russian-Japanese relationship with the help of Aegis Ashore system
Russia to rebuild its former Soviet naval base in Syria's Tartus
Russia to rebuild its former Soviet naval base in Syria's Tartus
North Korea is not a threat to the US