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IS claims pilot of downed Syrian plane captured

The Islamic State militant group claimed on Friday it has captured the pilot of a warplane crashed southeast of Damascus, the SITE Intelligence Group quoted the group`s Amaq news agency as saying.

Turkey put passengers’ lives in danger: Russia

Moscow on Thursday accused Turkey of endangering the lives of Russian passengers by forcing a Syrian plane to land at Ankara.

Syrian plane carried ‘Russian ammunition’: Turkey

Turkey has allowed a Syrian passenger plane, which was forced to land in its capital Ankara on Wednesday, to leave after seizing "illegal cargo".