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Syrian chopper downed in NW Syria, killing crew

Syrian chopper downed in NW Syria, killing crew

A Syrian military helicopter was shot down over the last major rebel bastion in northwest Syria on Friday, killing its entire crew, state media said, in the second such incident this week.

India readying $2.6 billion US naval helicopter deal ahead of Trump trip

India readying $2.6 billion US naval helicopter deal ahead of Trump trip

India is set to give final approval to a $2.6 billion deal for military helicopters from US defence firm Lockheed Martin ahead of a proposed visit by US President Donald Trump this month, defence and industry sources said.

Afghan military helicopter crashes, kills all five aboard

Afghan military helicopter crashes, kills all five aboard

A helicopter carrying security forces crashed in western Afghanistan, killing all five people on board, including the pilot, officials said on Saturday, but ruled out a militant attack.

Military helicopter crash kills 18 in Ethiopia

Military helicopter crash kills 18 in Ethiopia

A military helicopter crashed in Ethiopia's Oromiya region on Thursday and all 18 people aboard, including 15 soldiers, were killed, the state-affiliated news agency Fana said.

US service member killed in Iraq helicopter crash

US service member killed in Iraq helicopter crash

A US service member was killed and several other people were injured when a military helicopter on a mission against Islamic State militants crashed in Iraq.

Five killed as India military chopper crashes

Five killed as India military chopper crashes

An Indian military helicopter crashed in a disputed area near the border with China on Friday, killing five troops and injuring a sixth, an Air Force officer said.

‘Fat’ debate: an ally in Finland, a foe in India

‘Fat’ debate: an ally in Finland, a foe in India

Fat - is it still the enemy or now a friend? Opinions vary wildly.