Fri. Feb 21st, 2020

Military, activists: Syrian helicopter shot down in Aleppo

A government helicopter was shot down and its crew killed Friday in Syria’s northwest, where a military offensive against opposition fighters is unfolding, a Syrian military official and activists said. Videos posted online show a helicopter spiraling downward from the sky, with flames trailing behind as onlookers cheer. A military official told Syrian state media that the helicopter was hit by a “hostile rocket” in the western countryside of Aleppo province.

Via:: Military, activists: Syrian helicopter shot down in Aleppo