Thursday, March 19, 2015
Dutch Army Helicopter Crashes; Two UN Peacekeepers Killed
A Dutch UN helicopter has crashed in northern Mali. Its two crew members were killed. This has been announced by the Dutch Ministry of Defense. The helicopter made a forced landing during a military exercise near the town of Gao. The Netherlands has 450 military personnel in Mali as part of a UN force of 11,000 troops.
Posted by Bad News Blogger at 1:09 PM