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.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov announced a possible move that Russia can take in response to new US sanctions
Not that long ago, American soldiers would train their skills to counter insurgent and partisan military organizations. These days, they are trained to show resistance to the regular army of a potential adversary
The Central Bank of Turkey announced measures to protect the financial market of Turkey against the background of the collapse of the Turkish lira and conflict of interests with the United States of America