A frame grab from video by Haberturk TV, shows a Russian warplane on fire before crashing on a hill as seen from Hatay province, Turkey, Nov. 24, 2015. (Haberturk TV via AP)
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Police in Turkey have detained a Turkish citizen accused by Moscow of killing a Russian pilot when he ejected over Syria after being shot down by one of Ankara's war planes, reports said Thursday.Celik has been accused by Russia of killing Russian pilot Oleg Peshkov in cold blood as he parachuted to the ground after his plane was shot down by Turkish air forces on the Syrian border on Nov. 24 .Fourteen people, including Celik, are being interrogated by the police, Dogan said.Russia's ambassador to Ankara Andrei Karlov had in December directly accused Celik of shooting Peshkov.
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