Helicopter crash kills six Marines

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    Afghanistan Helicopter Crash: Marines Reportedly Killed


    WASHINGTON -- A senior U.S. defense official says all six reported killed in the crash of a U.S. helicopter in Afghanistan were U.S. Marines.

    The helicopter crashed Thursday in Afghanistan's southern province of Helmand.

    The defense official who said all six were Marines spoke on condition of anonymity because the U.S. command in Afghanistan had not yet publicly released details, including the nationalities of the dead.
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    The official says there is no indication that the helicopter was hit by
     
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    Im so sick of these guys dying
     
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    My prayers are with their families at this horrific time for them.
     
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    may their bodies be recovered before the terrorists have time to piss on them, tape it and post it to their webpage.
     
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    yeap we know that will happen to every body now.
     
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    Don't be a ****. These were the good guys.
     
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    It's a sad day when any American soldier loses their life :salute:
     
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    I absolutely hate these stories.

    They are terribly sad. Such a tragedy for the country and the families of these fine people.
     
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    Normally..I dig your humor.

    But this isn't one of those times. :doubt:
     
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    it was not humor.
     

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