Syrians Inspect Wreckage of Helicopter Downed in Northwest Syria

Syrians Inspect Wreckage of Helicopter Downed in Northwest Syria
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Syrians inspect the wreckage of a military helicopter belonging to government forces, Friday, February 14, after it was shot down over the western countryside of Aleppo province, killing its entire crew, according to state media.
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READ MORE: Military activity and the humanitarian crisis both intensified Tuesday in the city of Idlib as Turkey and its allies clashed with Syrian forces, whose northward drive has rendered more than a half-million Syrian civilians homeless since December.

Syrian government warplanes struck Idlib’s center Tuesday morning just hours after Turkish forces downed one of Syria’s Russian-made helicopters.

“I could not reach the helicopter crash location because the whole area is being bombed,” said Abd Albaset, a 32-year-old refugee from Ma’arat al-Nu’ man, who now works as a freelance war photographer in the embattled Syrian province. “The attacks on Idlib itself make it clear that nowhere in this area is safe.”

https://www.voanews.com/middle-east/military-action-escalating-along-humanitarian-crisis-syria

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