MOSCOW, January 22. The defense Ministry has called “absolute nonsense” appeared in foreign social networks reports that the Turkish air force was allegedly shot down Russian military aircraft.
“These allegations are absolute nonsense. All of our aircraft are performing missions for the destruction of the objects of the terrorist infrastructure in Syria, returned safely to the airbase,” he stated today to journalists by the official representative of the defense Ministry major General Igor Konashenkov.
He stressed that at the airbase Hamim in the framework of the press tour of the Ministry of defense employed about 50 journalists from leading foreign media from US, UK, France, Italy, China, Vietnam and other countries, “from which it would be impossible to hide such a fact.”
“Now they have seen, what actually are these fakes that are regularly thrown in the Western media of various “throw analysts,” added the General.
Earlier in social networks was published citing “Syrian activists” that the area team checkpoint “Bab al-Hawa” Turkish air force was allegedly shot down Russian military aircraft.