The helicopter of the UN mission in the Congo was shot.

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The helicopter of the UN mission in the Congo was shot.


18 October was shelled helicopters on the UN Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The car was safely seated pilot.

"Two helicopters this morning carried out a reconnaissance mission of one of the pilots of helicopters felt in the cabin got the bullet and put the helicopter." - said the source agency.

No one by gunfire was not injured, a helicopter successfully returned to base. The UN believes that the attack was committed by groups M23. But at the same time, representatives of M23 reject this assertion.

The conflict between the DRC and anti-government forces began in the city of 2004

March 23 2009, the group received its name, having loosed the agreement with the government. In April, gunmen revolted, seized several administrative centers.

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