Rebels claim downing another Syrian jet

Fighting spread through Syria on Saturday as rebels claimed to down a government jet and state media reported the killings of “terrorists.” Activists said rebels shot down the plane in Aleppo province. A video distributed by activists shows men shouting “God is great” as they rush to the scene amid celebratory gunfire. The video showed […]

Turkey calls for NATO meeting over Syria

Turkey is calling on NATO to discuss a response to Syria’s downing of a Turkish jet in what Turkish leaders insist was international airspace. The incident has deepened the regional turmoil caused by the conflict in Syria, where reports Sunday said more than a dozen people had died in the latest clashes between rebels and […]