Tensions continue to grow between Turkey and Russia after the Turkish armed forces downed a Russian jet yesterday morning.
Vladimir Putin has now announced he will be sending a new air defence system to Syria, as well as a warship to the Mediterranean sea, The Mirror reports.
The advanced S-400 air defence system will be taken to a Russian base in the Latakia area of Syria, their defence minister Sergei Shoigu confirmed.
And the Russian president has now cut off all military contact with Turkey, as well as deploying a warship in the Med.
The Russians have also said they will annihilate ‘any targets representing a potential danger’ to its military operations over in Syria.