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US helicopter 'shot down' in Afghanistan

US helicopter 'shot down' in Afghanistan 01 Jul 2010 Taliban militants say they have shot down a US helicopter in eastern Afghanistan, amid rising causalities among foreign forces in the country. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the incident that took place in Jalalabad near the border with Pakistan on Thursday, a Press TV correspondent in Kabul reported. Zabihullah Mujahid, the Taliban spokesman, said a number of foreign soldiers have been killed in the attack.