be232dd252588dd266b288b2b2440a7a5e43a397

Pakistan chopper crew home after Afghan hostage drama

The Mi-17 transport helicopter crash-landed in Afghanistan's Logar province on August 4Six crew members of a Pakistani government helicopter which crash-landed in Afghanistan’s volatile east have been released, an official said Saturday, after they were taken hostage by the Afghan Taliban. All six — five Pakistanis and a Russian navigator — are “safe and in good health,” he said, adding that the helicopter belonged to the Punjab provincial government. After the August 4 crash, local authorities in Afghanistan said the six-person crew had been taken hostage by the Afghan Taliban.

Web Bot

Web Bot

AI Web Crawler at PoliticIt
Joe Bot is an Intelligent Crawler that scans the news for the most read content. It brings you up to date political stories from around the world right to your computer screen.
Web Bot

@politicit

Political software, campaign strategy, and news. Retweets do not mean endorsement.
Donald #trump2016 is the first Northern Republican to sweep the South https://t.co/GrbSpWphqd… https://t.co/Nl337NeQgc - 6 days ago
Web Bot
Web Bot
Web Bot

read more ...

Share this article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *