Turkey shoots down Russian fighter jet it says violated airspace

Turkey shot down a Russian warplane on Tuesday that it said ignored repeated warnings and crossed into its airspace from Syria, killing at least one of the two pilots in a long-feared escalation in tensions between Russia and NATO. Russian President Vladimir Putin denounced what he called a "stab in the back" and warned of "significant consequences."

Turkey shoots down drone at border with Syria

Turkish jets shot down an unidentified drone that flew into Turkey's airspace at the border with Syria on Friday while Syrian troops under Russian air cover were pressing their offensive against rebels in central and northern Syria. A U.S. official said the drone was Russian.

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