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Bashar Assad

The Latest: Turkey summons Russian ambassador over protests

The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local.

7:32 p.m.

Turkey's Foreign Ministry says it has summoned the Russian ambassador in Ankara to complain about protests against Turkish missions and businesses in Russia following Turkey's downing of a Russian jet.

A Foreign Ministry statement said Thursday that Turkish offices had come under what it called physical attacks disguised as protests.

The statement said Turkey had warned Russian authorities to urgently increase protection for the embassy and other Turkish interests.

Protesters in Moscow hurled eggs and stones at the Turkish Embassy on Wednesday, breaking windows in the...