Pushkov: calls to remove Turkey from NATO are saying about the damage to its reputation

Pushkov: calls to remove Turkey from NATO are saying about the damage to its reputation


Turkey’s President seeks to present an incident in which a Russian su-24 as an unpleasant episode, but the reality is the culmination of a policy to support the enemies of Bashar al-Assad, said the Deputy.

MOSCOW, 28 Nov –. The West will not exclude Turkey from NATO, but this calls for Erdogan delivers the signal about the serious damage done to the reputation of the country, the Chairman of the Committee on the state Duma international Affairs Alexei Pushkov.

Calls on the West to exclude Turkey from NATO to the exclusion will not result. But it is a signal to Erdogan: Turkey’s reputation severely damaged.

— Alexei Pushkov (@Alexey_Pushkov) 28 November 2015

According to the Deputy, the Turkish leader tries to present the impact on Russian su-24 aircraft as an unpleasant episode, whereas in reality it is the culmination of Erdogan’s policy to support the enemies of Assad in Syria.

Erdogan is trying to present the strike on the SU-24 as an unpleasant episode. In fact, it was the culmination of his policy of supporting the enemies of Assad in Syria.

— Alexei Pushkov (@Alexey_Pushkov) 28 November 2015

On Tuesday in Syria was wrecked Russian bomber su-24. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin reported that the plane was shot down by a missile “air-air” with a Turkish F-16 fighter over Syrian territory and fell in Syria four kilometers from the border with Turkey. The Russian President called it a “stab in the back” by the accomplices of terrorists.