25th November 2015, After Turkey downed Russian Sukhoi-24 warplane claiming of violating its airspace, there has been a puzzle on what happened to the two Russian pilots who were captured parachuting away from the shot plane.
Reports coming in indicate that one of the two pilots was picked up by the Syrian army.
Russian envoy to France, Alexander Konstantinovich Orlov told Europe 1 radio on Wednesday that one pilot manage to escape and was rescued by the Syrian army.
He is expected to be taken to the Russian airbase in Syria.
(This item is developing.)