Vladimir Putin to Turkey: Expect More Sanctions for Jet Shoot-Down

December 3, 2015 9:46 AM

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Vladimir Putin to Turkey: Expect More Sanctions for Jet Shoot-Down

Moscow: President Vladimir Putin used his annual state of the nation speech today to warn Turkey the Kremlin planned to adopt further sanctions against it to punish Ankara for shooting down a Russian warplane near the Syrian-Turkish border last week.

Russia has already banned some Turkish food imports in retaliation as part of a sanctions package, and has accused Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his family of benefiting from the smuggling of oil from ISIS controlled territory in Syria and Iraq, allegations Turkey denies.

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