In Iraq crashed military helicopter USA


HH-60 Pave HawkФото: Regis Duvignau / Reuters

In the West of Iraq crashed military helicopter of the United States. About it reports Reuters.

According to the Agency, on Board the crashed HH-60 Pave Hawk there were seven people, the survivors have not yet been reported. A group of rescuers already on the scene, the statement said the Central military command of the Armed forces of the United States. The authorities also said that the information that the helicopter was shot down, have been reported.

It clarifies the Agency, the helicopter, designed to conduct search and rescue operations in a combat situation, relocated when crashed in Anbar province.

At the same time, the TV channel Al-Mayadeen reports that all crew members were killed. Sources reported the discovery of six bodies. According to Al-Mayadeen, the helicopter crashed due to technical problems and caught fire upon impact with the ground.

The international anti-terrorist coalition led by the United States conducts operation “Unwavering commitment” against the group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia) on the territory of Iraq and Syria in 2014. 23 Feb 2017 she reported on the number released and the dead civilians of Syria and Iraq during the operation.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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