Russian SU-24 shot down by Turkey. Putin sez "Stab in Back!" Just in....pilot 'may' have been alive after crash. Some reports say he was beaten to death by either Isis or Turkish soldiers. Note gleeful maniac kneeling over the body.
The photos look bad.
This was Turkey supporting Isis in a back door sort of way. They hate the Kurds, and are very happy that Isis is exterminating them. Something Turkey would like to do it's it native Turkish Kurds. like the did the Armenians a century ago. The Russian plane looks like an SU-24.
War is hideous no matter whose fighting. Putin called this act, "...a Stab in the Back". It looks like the "Guns of August" again. (...google that title.)
The slow move from incident to incident politics getting more, and more cold, and sinister. National pride mixed with the desperate need of resources plus our old friend Mass Stupidity. Before anyone knows it troops are on the move. This has to be responded to,...and and and.
'And then we get what we wanted all along.