31 December 2012, 14:49

4 Turkish jet-fighter pilots arrested in Syria

4 Turkish jet-fighter pilots arrested in Syria

Syrian Army servicemen have arrested four Turkish jet-fighter pilots in Aleppo Province.

The Xinhua news agency reports with reference to the Al-Watan Syrian newspaper that the pilots had obviously tried to penetrate the Koerts military airfield area.

What may have happened to the pilots has not since been reported.

The conflict in Syria has been on since March last year, with 20,000 to 30,000 having fallen victim to the violence, according to various estimates. 

Voice of Russia, RIA

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