Turkey Apologizes to Russia

June 28, 2016

Seeking to Improve Ties With Russia, Turkey Apologizes for Downing Warplane

ISTANBUL — Turkey continued its diplomatic fence mending on Monday, apologizing for downing a Russian jet near its border with Syria last year. In a letter to President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia on Monday, the same day Turkey announced a rapprochement with Israel, PresidentRecep Tayyip Erdogan expressed regret about […]