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Syrian helicopter shot down over western Aleppo, second in days to be downed in northwest
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Friday, 14 February 2020
A Syrian regime helicopter crashed in rural Aleppo on Friday, reportedly shot down by rebel fighters just three days after a similar incident killed an Mi-17 crew. The Syrian defense ministry confirmed that the crew of one of its helicopters were killed after being struck by a missile in the western Aleppo countryside.

Posted originally: 2020-02-14 15:13:00

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