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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

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New York, 6 August 2011 - Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the helicopter crash in Afghanistan

The Secretary-General is profoundly saddened by the news of the helicopter crash that took the lives of both Afghan and American soldiers in Afghanistan.

The Secretary-General wishes to convey his deepest sympathies to the families and loved ones of the victims and expresses his profound condolences to the Governments of Afghanistan and the United States.

Statements on 6 August 2011