Turkey has released audio of its communication with the Su-24, saying it was warned to change course 10 times
Demonstrators gathered in their hundreds to vent anger at the downing of a Russian plane
Officials are concerned about widespread reports of mounting civilian casualties from Russian air strikes
Turkey says it warned the pilots at least 10 times to turn around as the plane was approaching Turkish airspace, which Russia denies
President Vladimir Putin branded Turkey 'accomplices of terrorists' and warned of 'serious consequences'
Turkey is part of a front determined to oust Mr Assad, while Russia supports the embattled Syrian leader
It is damaging for Turkey to have bad relations with Russia and Iran, two powerful neighbours close to its borders
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“Our pilots and our plane never threatened Turkey in any way - this was an obvious fact. They were conducting an operation to fight Isis”
An anti-tank missile exploded near their car, injuring the journalists with shrapnel
Russian authorities have confirmed the jet was theirs, but denied it was in Turkish airspace
Russian media report that the church tried to register 'Scientology' as a trademark
Figures from the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights raise questions about the civilian cost of Russian air campaign
Sir Christopher Meyer, ambassador to the US in run-up to Iraq War, says UK must avoid mistakes of that conflict
The blanket ban on Russian athletes from competing globally was imposed by the International Association of Athletics Federations last week in a bid to eradicate what the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Dick Pound called “state-sponsored doping”. It means that clean athletes have been denied a chance to compete on the world stage, with their chances of going to next year’s Olympics hanging in the balance. The Independent on Sunday’s Matt Majendie spoke to one “clean” Russian athlete, who has asked to remain anonymous...
Russia has vowed to escalate its military campaign against Isis in Syria