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Turkey mourns 12 soldiers killed in Afghan crash

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Turkey mourns 12 soldiers killed in Afghan crash

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Funerals have been held for 12 Turkish soldiers killed in a NATO helicopter crash in Afghanistan last week.

Turkey’s political and military elite led tributes to the troops at a ceremony in Ankara.

The aircraft hit a house on the outskirts of Kabul on Friday. Afghan civilians on the ground, including two children, also died.