The President of Turkey said today his country would shoot another Russian fighter jet it it entered his country’s airspace.
A crisis has erupted between the two countries since Turkey shot down a Russian jet on Tuesday.
Turkey claimed the jet had violated its airspace but Russia said it was flying in Syria.
Russia today began freezing joint projects with Turkey and said it had received no apology for the shooting.
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Turkey had not specifically targeted Russia when it shot down the plane.
He said it was “an automatic response” in line with its rules of engagement.