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Turkey: Grounded Syrian Plane Takes Off for Damascus

The Syrian plane that was forced to land in Turkey took off towards Damascus on Wednesday night, after military communications equipment which was on board was confiscated by the authorities.

The plane, which was making its way from Moscow to Damascus, was grounded for several hours at the airport in the Turkish capital Ankara.

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