Here is the moment a Syrian government helicopter was shot down by Turkish-backed rebel groups in western Syria. The insident has armid tensions in the region.
Below is a video showing a Russian-made Mi-17 helicopter in flames, breaks up and plummets from the sky and and landed in a field near the town of Nerab, a place recently captured by Syrian government troops.
The Syrian rebel fighters were seen gathering around the burning remains of the military helicopter after. Meanwhile, part of the pilot’s uniform shows he was serving in the Syrian Arab Army, which is loyal to Bashar al-Assad, the president.