Syrian military that shot down a Turkish fighter in the territory of
According to BBC reports, the Syrian state television said, and shot down a Turkish fighter in Syria, the Syrian military said on Friday (June 22).
Syrian military spokesman of the Chinese state television said Friday local time morning 11 o’clock, an “unidentified target” high-speed low-altitude flying into Syria, the Syrian air defense forces shot down. Found after a Turkish fighter.
same time, Turkey announced that of an F4 Phantom fighter in the Turkish-Syrian border, “shot down” by the Syrian.
Earlier, NATO, Turkish Prime Minister In this connection, to convene military generals convened an emergency security meeting. After the meeting, the Prime Minister’s Office said in a statement, once finding out the situation, Turkey will make a decisive response.
earlier by the Turkish military announced that the plane F4 Phantom fighters over the Mediterranean Sea was located in the southwest of Hatay Province, Turkey. Hatay Province, bordering with Syria.
Turkey, a private television station NTV quoted unnamed military sources said that the fighters in Hatay Province, near the waters of the Mediterranean coast fall fall place is Syria’s territorial waters.
the media said the Syrian Coast Guard is assisting the Turkish Coast Guard to find the two pilots on the fighter.
Witnesses in the Syrian coastal city, said the Syrian air defense forces shot down an unidentified aircraft.
usually well-informed Lebanese media quoted the Syrian security sources as saying, “Syria’s air defense forces in the Syrian airspace was shot down a Turkish fighter.
Turkey was once Syria’s close ally, but relations between the two countries deteriorated sharply since the outbreak of the mass protests of anti-Assad in Syria last year in March,
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