Turkish F16 fighter shot down Russian Su24 jet over Syria, MoD confirms (VIDEO) — RT News

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Russia’s leading news agency confirms that the Russian Su24 military jet was shot down by a Turkish F-16 over Syrian territory while returning to Khmeimim airbase, the Russian Defense Ministry has confirmed. The article cites Russian President claiming that he regards the downing of the SU-24 as “a stab in the back” by “terrorist accomplices”  – adding that Turkey gets the flow of oil from Islamic State-controlled territories.

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With President Putin claiming that Turkey gets oil from Islamic State-controlled territories, world media will hopefully start to probe which countries are helping ISIS with trading.

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Jeremy Corbyn goes on the offence but defence not his strong subject | Politics | The Guardian

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John Grace‘s piece in the Guardian would be funny if the subject were not so serious. According to the left-wing paper, Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour leader scored another own goal over defence review  – while David Cameron knows how to sound as if he has a clue – and dodged tricky questions

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The sketch of the Labour front bench is witty but given the seriousness of the defense issues deeply worrying. It’s as if the Labour leadership are on another planet.

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