In France showed footage of the rescue of a downed military helicopter. Video

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The helicopter was shot down in 2019 in Mali during operation Barkhan.

Published footage of the rescue of the crew of a military helicopter of France, shot down by the terrorists of ISIS in the night from 13 to 14 June 2019 in the area of operation Barkhan in Mali, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.

It is reported that two helicopters Gazelle and Eurocopter Tiger were in the same order, when one of them was hit. The helicopter crashed and caught fire, three crew members injured.

The pilots of the second helicopter Tiger landed close to the downed machine. The crew of the Gazelle crawling and rolling around got to Tiger.

Professional actions of the helicopter crew escorts saved the lives of three military.