Libyan television shows footage of Dutch chopper

3rd March 2011, Comments 0 comments

Libyan state television has broadcast footage of the Dutch navy helicopter which was captured by government militias on Sunday. The footage included shots of the helicopter’s machine gun and the crew’s personal weapons and other equipment.

Libyan television says the Dutch helicopter entered Libyan airspace “in violation of international law.”The Dutch soldiers were arrested on Sunday while attempting to evacuate two people from the coastal city of Sirte, the native town of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.


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