:9 dead in a military helicopter collision in southern Afghanistan

9 dead in a military helicopter collision in southern Afghanistan
Original title: 9 people were killed in a military helicopter collision in southern Afghanistan

  Kabul, October 14 (Reporter Chen Xin and Zou Delu) The Afghan Ministry of Defense confirmed on the 14th thatThere was a collision between two military helicopters in Helmand Province, southern Algeria on the night of the 13th.9 people were killed.

  According to a statement issued by the Afghanistan Ministry of Defense on the 14th,On the night of the 13th,Two Afghan military helicopters collided during takeoff in the Nawabarakzai area of Helmand Province.9 people were killed.then,The two helicopters are carrying out the task of transporting soldiers of the Afghan security forces.The Ministry of National Defense has launched an investigation into this matter.

  Recently,Taliban fighters clashed with Afghan security forces in Helmand Province.Taliban and local forces from neighboring Kandahar and Farah provinces have launched an offensive against Rashkar Gah, the capital of Helmand province, since last week.And once occupied the 4th police district of Lashkar Gah.The Afghan security forces and NATO coalition forces in Afghanistan subsequently launched multiple air strikes against Taliban forces.The Afghan government announced on the 13th,The Taliban attack on Lashkar Gah has been thwarted.