- Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu accused Russia of ethnic cleansing in the province of Latakia in northern Syria. Moscow forces leave Turkomen and Sunnis to protect so Russian and Syrian bases.
Davutoglu said that Wednesday against foreign media in Istanbul. According to him, Russia supports the cleansing indirectly terrorist group Islamic State. " They want to be in that part of Syria no Sunni- Arab or Turkmen populations have ", said the Turkish prime minister.
Russia and Turkey are at loggerheads since Turkey, a Russian fighter jet shot down in the border with Syria.