British military helicopter with 7 persons aboard, crashed in a mountainous area of Kosovo, not far from its border with Macedonia. At least two persons died. A few injured men were delivered to an American military hospital, situated not far from the place of the accident. The reason of the accident is still unknown, western news agencies report. However there is no evidence that it was a hostile action. The accident occurred in the conditions of low visibility, overcast and heavy rain, in the district, there militants are extremely active. British investigators have already departed for the place of the accident.
The Armed Forces of Ukraine may face new problems over the upgraded Russian unmanned aerial vehicle Lancet. Kyiv will now need to use airfields far from the line of combat contact and look for new ways to protect its aircraft