posted on Oct, 29 2002 @ 02:39 PM
GROZNY, Russia (CNN) -- Four men were killed when a Russian helicopter was shot down by Chechen rebels on Tuesday.
The Interior Ministry confirmed to CNN that the Mi-8 helicopter was hit, probably with a missile, in a rebel attack. The victims were crew and
An eyewitness told Interfax news agency the helicopter rotated, fell and exploded. The aircraft was flying between one helipad and another, a military
source told Interfax.