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NATO Calls Emergency Meeting after Syria Downs Turkish Jet

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167x120 image for tp120626nato_calls_emergencyAt today's meeting in Brussels, the leaders of the NATO alliance denounced Syria for shooting down a Turkish jet fighter. Turkey's Prime Minister Erdogan threatened Syria with retaliation and warned against any military approach to the Turkish border.

 
Photo: NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen discusses the shooting down of a Turkish aircraft by Syria, June 26, 2012. © NATO
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Guests:
Liz Sly - Washington Post - @lizsly, Salman Shaikh - Brookings Doha Center - @Salman_Shaikh1, Andrew Tabler - Washington Institute for Near East Policy - @andrewtabler

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Andrea Brody, Katie Cooper