Russia says Turkey is about to invade Syria
Russian defense ministry warns it has ‘serious grounds’ to think Turkey is making ‘intensive preparations for an armed invasion.’
Russia’s defense ministry on Thursday accused Turkey of actively preparing to invade Syria as recriminations flew following a bitter breakdown in Syrian peace talks.
“We have serious grounds to suspect Turkey is in intensive preparations for an armed invasion of the territory of a sovereign state – the Syrian Arab Republic,” the ministry said in a statement.
Tensions between Moscow and Ankara have been high of late, after Turkey shot down a Russian Su-24 jet on November 24, killing two Russian officers.
In response, Russia has issued vast sanctions on Turkey dealing serious financial damage, and likewise a
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