Helicopter Crashes in Damascus Suburb - Syrian TV

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Reuters
A helicopter crashed in the town of Douma east of the Syrian capital Damascus on Thursday, Syrian state television said.

A helicopter crashed in the town of Douma east of the Syrian capital Damascus on Thursday, Syrian state television said.

It gave no details. Rebel fighters seeking to overthrow Bashar al-Assad have increasingly attacked planes and helicopters which the Syrian president has used to crush opposition strongholds, bringing down a helicopter on the outskirts of Damascus on Aug. 27.