Reports: Turkey shoots down Russian warplane

November 24, 2015 9:25 AM

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Turkish fighter jets shot down a Russian warplane Tuesday after it ventured into Turkish airspace, according to media reports, a claim that Russia denies.

Turkey's Dogan news agency reported the jet crashed near after it was shot down after breaching the border. The Anadolu agency said the plane went down in Bayirbucak, northwestern Syria, near the border with Turkey.

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