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Helicopter crashes into a house in Kabul killing 16

Mohammad Ismail / Reuters

A Turkish soldier (2nd from left) and Afghans stand near bodies at the site of a NATO helicopter crash in Kabul March 16. The helicopter crashed into a house on the outskirts of the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Friday, killing 12 Turkish soldiers on board and four Afghan civilians on the ground.

Jawad Jalali / EPA

The wreckage of a Turkish Sikorsky military helicopter at the scene where it crashed at the Bagrami district on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, March 16. Twelve Turkish soldiers were among those killed when a helicopter operated by foreign forces in Afghanistan crashed into a house in Kabul, officials said.

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