Syrian opposition activists claim rebels have shot down a Russian warplane in the country’s northwest.  The opposition’s Aleppo Media Centre says it was a Russian SU25.

No word on the pilot’s condition. Some sources are reporting his capture while others claim pilot was killed.

There is no immediate word from Moscow.


Source: Syrian rebels claim to have downed Russian plane, capture pilot outside Idlib – Syria – Haaretz.com


UPDATE: Rebel sources confirm that Russian pilot died after his plane was shot down by Syrian rebels.

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