Crew of downed Ukraine helicopter killed

The crew and passengers of a downed Ukrainian military helicopter has been killed, the country's acting President has said.

The Interfax news agency have reported that 14 people, including an army general, were killed when pro-Russian rebels shot down the aircraft.

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Helicopter shot down in Ukraine by separatists 'leaves 14 dead'

Fourteen Ukrainians, including an army general, are dead after pro-Russian rebels shot down a helicopter over the city of Slovyansk, the country's acting president said.