Nine killed in military helicopter crash in Turkey


Shafaqna Pakistan: On Thursday, nine people have been killed and four more injured after a military helicopter crashed in south-east Turkey, the country’s Defence Ministry said.

“Communication with the helicopter that took off from Bingol to Tatvan at 13.55 [10.55 GMT] was lost at 14.25 [11:25 GMT]. Immediately, unmanned aerial vehicles, a CN-235 aircraft and a helicopter were sent in search.

As a result, it was established that the helicopter had crashed. On the scene of its fall, nine dead and four injured were found,” the ministry said in a statement.

No information about a possible cause for the crash has been released so far.

The Nation