Turkey shoots down two Syrian war planes launching full-scale military offensive

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Published on 2 Mar 2020, 2:39
Turkey has downed two Syrian planes as part of a military offensive in the war-torn country - and opened its borders to floods of refugees entering Europe.

The country reacted after one of their drones was downed by Russian-backed Syrian forces on – stoking further tension between the two nations.

The Syrian strike resulted in 33 Turkish troops being killed in a single airstrike.

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