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Russian helicopter shot down in Syria, killing all 5 onboard

Russian helicopter shot down in Syria, killing all 5 onboard

Aug  01, – The Mi-8 helicopter was shot down in Idlib province, where Russian warplanes frequently targeted rebels fighting Syrian President Bashar Assad’s forces. The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement that the chopper was returning to the Russian air base on Syria’s coast after delivering humanitarian goods to the city of Aleppo. But […]

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Turkey downs Russian warplane near Syria border

Turkey downs Russian warplane near Syria border

Nov 24, – “Turkey has information that the two pilots are alive and right now Turkey is trying to recover them,” the official told AFP, after reports that at least one of the pilots could have died after parachuting down inside Syria. The two pilots who ejected from a Russian war plane downed by Turkey […]

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