Two Tunisian soldiers killed in helicopter crash
The CGTN reported as per the AFP that the Tunisian defense ministry said, two soldiers were killed in a helicopter crash on Monday, one instantly and the other of his wounds in a hospital.
The military helicopter crashed in the early afternoon during a routine mission in the northern Tunisia region of Bizerte.
Defense ministry spokesman Mohamed Ze kri told AFP: "The copilot was killed during the crash and the pilot, who was severely injured, was swiftly transported to the regional hospital in Bizerte, where he died."
In early October, three Tunisian soldiers were killed in a helicopter crash during a nighttime training exercise in the southern region of Gabes.