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Tuesday, 14 August 2012 - 8:55
Syria crisis: Rebels 'shoot down warplane'
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Syrian rebels have produced footage of a man they claim is the captured pilot of a fighter jet that went down in the east of the country.

The rebel Free Syrian Army say they shot a military aircraft down near the Iraqi border.

But state media say the plane crashed due to "technical problems" and a search is under way to find the pilot.

Syria is facing suspension from the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation because of its handling of the crisis.


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