A Russian military transport landed in Turkey

A Russian military transport landed in Turkey

Russian military transport aircraft An-72 (RF-72949) noticed at the airport of Hatay to the Turkish district of Antakya, which borders the Syrian province of Idlib. It is reported by Telegram-channel 4 Directorate, is monitoring the situation in the middle East.

It is noted that most of the border between the two countries on the Syrian side is controlled by the militants.

The channel connects the aircraft’s arrival in this region of Turkey with the incident with the Russian su-25 that was shot down in Idlib province.

The attack knocked 3 Feb. The responsibility for this was assumed by the terrorist group “Jaish al-Nasr”. Was published video of the battle the pilot of the plane with fighters.

Su-25 hit by a portable anti-aircraft missile system (MANPADS). The terrorists he, according to Senator Igor Morozov could get from a warehouse in Vinnitsa region of Ukraine.