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Russia and the west are locked into a new violent normal

The shooting of a Russian jet by Turkish forces won't spark World War Three, but the situation might still worsen

By Ben Judah  

A woman, left, holds a poster reading 'Turkey to account!' as others wave Russian and Syrian national flags during a picket at the Turkish Embassy in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. © AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin

Watching the shaking, blazing footage of a Russian jet downed by the Turkish air force one question was running through millions…

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