ISAF helicopter damaged in Taliban attack
The incident occurred after the militants fired at the helicopter late on Sunday, the ISAF media office in Kabul said in a brief statement that gave no further details. The chopper was slightly damaged and landed safely at a coalition base in the area.
Qari Yousuf Ahmadi, a Taliban spokesman, claimed that the Chinook helicopter was destroyed in the Zherai district of Kandahar province.
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