An American military helicopter on Thursday crashed in the west of Iraq. This is reported by CENTCOM, the Us command in the Middle East. At the time of the crash there were American soldiers on board. To how many people it involves, is not communicated.
‘Rescue teams are deployed at the place where the device is crashed’, according to the communication. ‘An investigation will be launched to determine the cause of the incident to find out.’
The international coalition led by the United States has been since August 2014 air strikes on terror group Islamic State (IS) in Iraq.