Mi-17 helicopter crash lands in Afghanistan, 9 killed
According to the official news agency, a Mi-17 helicopter crash landed in Behsud district in Maidan Wardak late Wednesday.
Nine people, including a pilot and five security force members of the Afghan army were killed in the crash, the Ministry of Defense was quoted as saying.
"Afghan Ministry of Defense confirms that a Mi-17 helicopter crash-landed in Behsud district, Maidan Wardak province, on Wednesday night in which four crew members and five security forces were killed," TOLO news agency said in a Twitter post. ■