Turkey Shoots Down Military Plane on “Syrian Side”: Media

Tue Nov 24, 2015 12:29:09

Turkey on Tuesday shot down a military plane on the Syrian border, local media reported, citing military sources.

It is reported the crashed plane is Russian SU-24.

A plane exploded in the air and the fireball fell on a Turkmen mountain on the Syrian side of the border, CNN-Turk and NTV televisions reported.

A Turkish government official told AFP: "We are trying to identify the nationality of the plane."

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