Turkey shoots down unarmed aircraft at the border with Syria

Turkey shoots down unarmed aircraft at the border with Syria

Ankara, October 16, 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Manolis Kostidis

The Turkish armed forces shortly before announced that they shot down an unmanned aircraft (UAV) which was flying near the border with Syria. Information indicates that the drone had entered the airspace of Turkey.

Ankara has not indicated so far to which country this UAV belongs and stresses that after three warnings it was shot down by Turkish fighters jets.