Russia’s Lavrov cancels Turkey trip after jet downing – DIPLOMACY – Hurriyet Daily News

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Leading Turkish news agency reports that Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Nov. 24 he would not visit Turkey as planned on Nov. 25 following Turkey s downing of a Russian fighter jet.

Source: Russia’s Lavrov cancels Turkey trip after jet downing – DIPLOMACY

The article also cites Lavorov advising Russians not to visit Turkey, saying that the threat of terrorism in Turkey is no less than in Egypt, where a bomb attack brought down a Russian passenger plane last month.

Earlier according to Russian media, President Putin fingered Turkey for getting the flow of oil from Islamic State-controlled territories.

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