At least 13 Americans killed as US Apache helicopter shot down in Farah: Taliban

The low flying U.S Apache helicopter got shot down by Taliban while hovering over the Safid Khak district of Farah province in the late morning hours of the Sunday. The report adds the helicopter caught fire and fell on the desert of Nal in this district, killing at least 13 U.S. soldiers. It is worth saying that one of the U.S. helicopter was shot down near the airfield of Farah province about two months ago which was declared a helicopter crash as a result of a quick landing
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US Helicopter Shot Down in Afghanistan: 13 Americans Dead
Posted on 26 April 2010

ISLAMABAD: A low flying U.S Apache helicopter was reportedly shot down by the Taliban while hovering over Safid Khak district of Afghanistan’s Farah province in the late morning hours of the Sunday.

The Afghan Taliban claims at least 13 Americans have died as a result of the “shooting down”, The Nation reported today.

Published reports add the helicopter caught fire and fell on the desert of Nal in Safid Khak district, killing at least 13 U.S. soldiers.

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