Turkey vows 'necessary' action after Syria admits shooting down military plane | Fox NewsANKARA, Turkey – Turkey will take retaliatory steps against Syria for the downing of one of its military jets, President Abdullah Gul said Saturday, even as he suggested that the aircraft may have violated Syrian airspace.
Read more: Turkey vows 'necessary' action after Syria admits shooting down military plane | Fox News - <snip>
The issue goes to NATO:
Turkey goes to Nato over plane it says Syria downed in international airspace | World news | theguardian.com
Turkey hardens military position after Syria downs jet - CNN.com
Then a plane is intercepted and blocked because it was carrying ammunition. Turikye's intelligence got the "tip" that it was going to have ammunition by someone. Wonder who was it after the NATO meeting? Anyone?
Turkey: Syrian plane was carrying ammunition
BBC is more neutral:
BBC News - Turkey's munitions claim on Syria plane 'lies' - Damascus
RT says yes there were weapons, what of it? It is legal, we are sending radar to Syria that we defend legally (for it to continue killing civilians - DDD):
No weapons on Syrian plane grounded by Turkey ? Lavrov ? RT News
China says "Nah it was ammunition"
Syrian plane carrying munitions: Turkey - China.org.cn
So how about it? Ammo or not, Turkiye is engaging while USA is negotiating with Assad about chems.
Is it a build up for an upcoming event? Or something that needs to be silenced so as to evade an upcoming event?