Basra: Blackhawk down!
An Iraqi man inspects the burning tail of a British helicopter after it crashed in the southern city of Basra, 550 kms south of Baghdad, May 6. Five British servicemen were killed as a helicopter went down in the southern Iraqi city of Basra, the military said, as troops recovered the aircraft's burned-out wreckage.(AFP/Essam al-Sudani)
Iraqi residents throw stones at a passing British armored vehicle near the British helicopter crash site in Basra, south of Baghdad, May 6, 2006. (Wisam Ahmad/Reuters)
Iraqi men loot burning British armored vehicles in Basra.(AFP/Essam Al-Sudani)
An Iraqi youth is injured (shot?) in clashes with British occupation troops in Basra.
One British trooper falls after apparently being hit by a rock, as British troops move towards helicopter crash site in Basra.
Iraqis evacuate a wounded man after clashes with British soldiers in Basra. Iraqi police said four people were killed and 19 wounded in fierce clashes at the site of British helicopter crash in Basra.(AFP/Essam Al-Sudani)