Helmand province

Special Afghan army helicopter crash kills nine in Helmand

Afghan army helicopter crash kills nine in Helmand

  • The helicopters had been assigned to drop off new troops and evacuate soldiers who had been wounded during an overnight attack in Nawa
  • Afghan forces in the province, backed by US aerial support, have been fighting to block Taliban attacks that have displaced nearly 35,000 people
By Sayed Salahuddin ·