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16 April 2014, Wednesday
 
 
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Russia says shooting of Turkish plane not provocation

26 June 2012, Tuesday /REUTERS
Russia said on Tuesday the shooting down of a Turkish military aircraft by Syrian air defences should not be seen as a provocation or a premeditated action by Damascus.

"We think it is important that what happened is not viewed as a provocation or a premeditated action," the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on its website.

 
 
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