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U.S. forces recover bodies from plane crash site in Afghanistan: officials say


Last updated 2/3/2020 at 12:39am

The wreckage of a U.S. military aircraft that crashed in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, is seen Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. Saifullah Maftoon/AP photo

Jack Phillips

The Epoch Times

Bodies of the crew members who were killed in a U.S. military plane crash in Afghanistan's Ghazni province were recovered, according to Afghan officials.

Ghazni police chief Khaled Wardak told Radio Free Europe Tuesday, Jan. 28, that American military helicopters landed at the crash site while Afghan security forces reinforced them.

"Following the removal of the bodies, our forces have moved back to their bases. We don't know where the foreigners have taken the bodies," Wardak told the broadcaster.

Nasir Ahmad Faqiri, the head of the provincial council in Ghaz...

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