Insurgents Capture 4 Syrian Airmen After Helicopter Crash

March 22, 2015 6:43 PM

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Insurgents captured four Syrian airmen Sunday after their helicopter crashed in a rebel-held area in northwestern Syria.

The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which tracks violence in the country, said the aircraft experienced a technical malfunction and made an emergency crash landing near Jabal al-Zawiya. Syria's state news agency confirmed one of its helicopters crashed in Idlib province.

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