December 14, 2015

‘Pilot’s mistake’ mustn’t hurt Russia-Turkey ties: Erdoğan

Relations between Ankara and Moscow must not be affected by a “mistake of a pilot,” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said, in another bid to smooth tensions following the Nov. 24 downing of a Russian warplane by Turkish jets.

“We wouldn’t have wanted to come across such a [situation], but looking from another perspective a mistake has been made in our sovereign area. Read more.

Hürriyet

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