Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

ENCORE!

Cannes 2017: Al Gore 'The modern climate movement was launched here'

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

Manchester, United

Read more

ENCORE!

TV series 'Top of the Lake: China Girl' screened at Cannes

Read more

FOCUS

A lifeline for women facing domestic violence in Pakistan

Read more

ACCESS ASIA

Afghanistan's new TV channel by and for women

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

Former minister accused of role in murder of two UN investigators in DR Congo

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

'Murder in Manchester': Press reacts to Arena terror attack

Read more

ENCORE!

Cannes 2017: Naomi Campbell hosts 'Fashion For Relief'

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

Trump's visit to Israel in key images

Read more

Europe

Turkey shoots down Syrian helicopter as ‘punitive action’

© AFP (archive photo)

Text by Hürriyet Daily News

Latest update : 2013-09-17

Turkey’s Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has said that a Syrian helicopter was shot down on Monday as a “punitive action” for violating Turkish airspace.

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has said that Turkey conducted a “punitive action” by downing a Syrian helicopter, justifiable in terms of international justice and rules of engagement as the helicopter violated Turkish air space despite warnings.

Click here to read more on Hürriyet Daily News.

Date created : 2013-09-17

  • HURRIYET DAILY NEWS

    Syria motion proves thorny for Turkey’s Erdogan

    Read more

  • HURRIYET DAILY NEWS

    Fresh clashes erupt between Kurds and Syrian Islamists along Turkey border

    Read more

  • HURRIYET DAILY NEWS

    NGO raps Syrian neighbours for turning away refugees

    Read more

COMMENT(S)