In Syria Russian helicopter was shot down while searching for the pilots from downed earlier Su-24, - announced Express referring to The Ministry of Defence of Turkey.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, based in London, reported on a downed Russian helicopter, which accomplished the rescue mission in Latakia to find pilots from earlier downed Su-24. Downed helicopter carried out an emergency landing.
Latakia is controlled by the Syrian opposition forces and the Kurds. Earlier, representatives of the opposition military units reported that both of pilots bodies from the Su-24 was found.
A journalist working in Syria, posted on his Twitter page video, which, according to his words, happened to be shot the moment of the fall of Russian helicopter
A video was downloaded on Youtube, allegedly posted by the Syrian opposition forces, which demonstrated how the Russian helicopter was shot down. The authenticity of the video is hard to confirm.