Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has threatened Turkey with unspecified actions in addition to sanctions it already put in place this week for the Turkish military’s shooting down a Russian bomber.
Putin began his annual “state of the nation” speech to Russia’s parliament, the Federal Assembly, Thursday with a moment of silence for two Russian troops killed after the jet was shot down November 24 along Turkey’s border with Syria.
Turkmen rebels shot one pilot while he was parachuting to the ground and a marine after shooting down a helicopter sent for rescue. The wives of the men were in the …read more
Source: Voice of America