Helicopter carrying foreign diplomats crashes, six killed
May 8 , 2015
At least six people were killed when a Pakistani military helicopter carrying foreign diplomats crashed in Gilgit-Baltistan. As per media reports, the Norwegian Ambassador Leif Larsen, Philippines Ambassador Domingo Lucenario Jr, the wives of the Malaysian and Indonesian ambassadors to Pakistan, and the two Pakistani pilots of the helicopter were among those killed. The helicopter, which crashed in the Naltar Valley area of Gilgit-Baltistan situated around 300km north of Islamabad, was carrying 17 people, including 11 foreigners.