The article clearly states the Turks informed the Russian about their presence in that village and…
Russell Munroe

In the area does not really cover close air support. There was a battle in the area. The Iraqi Army does not tell the USAF they are in Mosul. They tell them WHERE their lines are in Mosul. In this case the lines changed rapidly. It is possible the SAF baited the Turks as well. This stuff goes on all the time.

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