A Turkish military convoy moves in the east of Idlib, Syria on Friday. Photo: AP A Turkish military convoy moves in the east of Idlib, Syria on Friday. Photo: AP
A Turkish military convoy moves in the east of Idlib, Syria on Friday. Photo: AP
Turkey

Syria says two warplanes shot down by Turkey as tensions soar

  • The escalation coincided with Turkey opening its western borders to refugees and migrants hoping to head into the European Union
  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan did not explicitly link to two events, but warned that Turkey ‘can’t handle a new wave of migration’

Topic |   Turkey
A Turkish military convoy moves in the east of Idlib, Syria on Friday. Photo: AP A Turkish military convoy moves in the east of Idlib, Syria on Friday. Photo: AP
A Turkish military convoy moves in the east of Idlib, Syria on Friday. Photo: AP
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