VIDEO: Benghazi Rebels Shot Down French Helicopter, 3 soldiers Killed

Wed Jul 20, 2016 13:41:06

A French helicopter shot down near Benghazi, 3 French Commando Killed. Associated Press have reported that there were no survivors in the crash, resulting in the death of three French soldiers.

The AP quoted Libyan officials claiming that an “Islamist rebel group” had shot down the French helicopter.

Earlier on Wednesday however, France’s Defence Ministry spokesperson Stephane Le Foll confirmed that Special Forces were operating in Libya without any detail.

The ministry confirmed the death of its three soldiers.

French forces support Libyan Army fighting Islamic State (ISIS , ISIL, IS and Daesh)


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