RUSSIAN HELICOPTER SHOT DOWN IN SYRIA
MOSCOW, — A Russian transport helicopter was shot down in Syria on Monday but the fate of the five people onboard was not immediately known, Russia’s Defense Ministry said.
The Mi-8 helicopter was brought down in Idlib province while returning to the Russian air base on Syria’s coast after delivering humanitarian goods to the city of Aleppo, the ministry said in a statement.
The helicopter had three crew members and two officers deployed with the Russian center at the Hemeimeem air base on the Syrian coast.
Source: Name News Networkhttps://syrianewsgazette.com/russian-helicopter-shot-down-in-syria/National news