A military helicopter crashed in Iraq. In a written statement by the Iraqi Ministry of Defense, it was noted that a military helicopter belonging to the Iraqi Air Force crashed at al-Kut Military Air Base in the south of the country.

2 pilots were injured

The helicopter crashed due to a technical malfunction during a training flight, the statement said, adding that 2 pilots were slightly injured. In the statement, it was stated that an investigation was launched into the accident.