Putin in Syria: Russian Fighter Enters Turkish Airspace

October 5, 2015
Demonstration in Kafranbel, Syria, on October 3. Photo from Kafranbel Syrian Revolution Facebook page.

LIVE UPDATES: The Turkish Foreign Ministry says that a Russian jet fighter entered Turkish airspace on October 3 before being intercepted by F-16s. Russian bombers have struck positions within several hundred metres of the border in recent days. The Russian air force continues to pound rebel-held areas in the Idlib, Hama and Homs provinces.

The previous post in our Putin in Syria column can be found here.