Two American pilots were killed in a Super Cobra /AH-1W/ helicopter crash in central Iraq on Saturday morning, reports the US Central Command headquarters in Qatar.
The copter was probably hit by the Iraqis. Investigation is underway.
According to unofficial reports, as of late Friday, 67 US servicemen have been killed and 7 captured. Fifty-four US troops have been killed in action and another 13 died in incidents. 154 US soldiers have been wounded.
US President Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al Qadimi signed an agreement on July 26 to formally end the USA's military presence in the country by the end of the year