The Taliban claimed to shot down a U.S. helicopter on 4 people or whole killed
U.S. Cable News International, April 20, the Taliban claimed responsibility for the event of a “Black Hawk” helicopter crashed in southern Afghanistan today.
, a spokesman of the Taliban sent a letter to the U.S. Cable News International said: “Yesterday (the 19th) night, Taliban fighters shot down in southern Helmand province near Garmser a helicopter and kill everyone on the machine. “
a U.S. officer said the four crew on the helicopter should have been all killed, they are all Americans.
The official said that the plane was flying in bad weather. But he said: “We can not exclude the possibility of attack by the enemy.”
( edit: SN031)