Sunni Syrian pilot was harassed by Alawite officers prior to defection – Source
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Sunni Syrian pilot was harassed by Alawite officers prior to defection – Source

Amman : Jordan | Jun 25, 2012 at 6:23 AM PDT
Source: Al Sharq Al Awsat
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Colonel al-Hamadeh defected from the Syrian Air Force, along with his Russian-made MiG-21, on Thursday, the first defection with a military aircraft since the start of the uprising against Syrian president Bashar al-Assad. There are conflicting reports about how the family managed to arrive in... FULL ARTICLE AT Al Sharq Al Awsat
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