Syria:”Turkey Trying to İncrease Tensions by Downing Helicopter”

The_flag_of_Syrian_Arab_Republic_Damascus,_SyriaSyria’s army said on Monday that Turkey had been “hasty” in shooting down a Syrian helicopter after it entered Turkish airspace and accused Prime Minister Tayyip Erdoğan’s government of trying to escalate tensions along the border.

“The hasty response from the Turkish side, especially as the aircraft was on its way back and was not charged with any combat missions, is proof of the true intentions of Erdogan’s government toward Syria to increase tensions and escalate the situation on the border between the two countries,”

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