A U.S. attack helicopter was hit by enemy fire and made a hard landing south of Baghdad. No casualties reported.
"A team of two Apaches were responding to ground troops in contact with enemy forces when one was hit and conducted a hard landing after disrupting the attack. The aircraft landed safely and no one was injured in the incident," the U.S. military said in a statement.
Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a possibility of a real revolution that may happen in world economy in the coming years to put an end to the monopoly of large Western banks