Security and Crime
ISAF chopper makes emergency landingBy Daud Tapan Sep 29, 2011 - 17:03
The chopper landed in residential area of Waza Zadran district, with all those on board escaping unhurt, the deputy police chief, Col. Syed Zakaria, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
A statement from the Bagram airbase of the US military confirmed the incident, saying there were no casualties. Pilots were taken to a base in the area.
But a Taliban spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, claimed the helicopter crashed after being shot by the militants.