SYRIA CIVIL WAR: REBELS shot down Syrian GOVERNMENT ARMY helicopter in eastern DAMASCUS!
A Syrian helicopter engulfed in flames has crashed in eastern Damascus on Monday amid witness reports of shelling and fierce fighting in the area.
Syrian State television confirmed the helicopter came down near a mosque in the district of Al-Qabun, but gave no further information.
The video footage shows the helicopter ablaze after it was hit by a projectile during a burst of gunfire.
Syrian rebels claim to have shot down the chopper