Turkey says Russia violated airspace, summons ambassador

January 30, 2016 6:11 PM

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Turkey says Russia violated airspace, summons ambassador

(CNN)Turkey's Foreign Ministry summoned the Russian ambassador in Ankara on Friday evening to protest and condemn what it called a violation of Turkish airspace by a Russian warplane.

The Foreign Ministry said the Russian SU-34 fighter was warned by Turkish air radar units, in both English and Russian, before it crossed into Turkish airspace from Syria.

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