Syria military members defect to Turkey

By Randy Rose Dozens of members of Syria’s military defected to Turkey overnight with their families, a Turkish official said Monday, at a time of heightened tensions between the two countries over Syria’s downing of a Turkish military plane. The state-run Anadolu news agency said 33 soldiers crossed into Turkey overnight, and the group, 224 […]

Syria Shoots At Another Turkish Aircraft

By Randy Rose Remember last week when Syria shot down an F-4 Phantom jet on patrol that caused it to be down? The pilot and navigator are still missing. Syria just shot at the rescue plane, a CASA search and rescue plane. Bulent Arinc, Turkey’s deputy prime minister, did not say if the plane was […]