photo: Gennady Cherkasov
Press Secretary of the President of Turkey Ibrahim Kalin quoted letter Tayyip Erdogan, Vladimir Putin, which is not only apologize for downed in Syria a Russian bomber su-24, but a promise to pay compensation to the family of the deceased pilot Oleg Peshkov.
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In the words of Kalin, this is possible if the relatives of the pilot makes such a request.
“We are ready to take the necessary steps to… “soften the pain of the family” – quoted by TASS representative of Erdogan. He noted that this request would be appreciated “properly”, but has not yet been reported.
Previously, conflicting information was voiced by the Prime Minister of Turkey Binali Yildirim. First, he said that Ankara intends to pay Russia compensation for the downed bomber, but a few hours later he denied his words.
Note that on Tuesday, the court of Izmir has obnovil fraud case against the alleged murderer Peshkova, Turk Alpaslan Celik. Recall, he was convicted for money laundering. After some time the expiry Celik was released for two months to see my family. But he never returned to prison, left to fight in Syria.
The court satisfied the petition of Prosecutor’s office to extend his detention until 8 June 2017.