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Live cross on Syria-Turkey tension: More strife as NATO gets involved?

06-25-2012 22:40 BJT Special Report:Crisis in Syria |

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European Union foreign ministers have expressed their concern over the latest developments in Syria, after a Turkish military plane was shot down by the Syrian army. At a council meeting in Luxemburg on Monday, leaders said they are in favour of Turkey, which condemned Syria on downing the fighter jet that strayed into Syrian airspace. Full Story>>

For more on the Syria-Turkey tension, let’s cross over to CCTV correspondent Natalie Carney in Istanbul.

Hello Natalie...

Q1. Turkey is bringing the situation in for discussions with NATO. Will involving a third party bring more complication to the neighboring countries’ relationship?

Q2. And we’ve learned that senior Syrian military officers and soldiers have defected to Turkey. Has Turkey made any comment on this?


Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CNTV.CN

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