Flame and smoke rises from the site where a Pakistani military helicopter crashed in the northern area of Gilgit on May 8, 2015. AFP/Piar Ali
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A Pakistan military helicopter carrying diplomats to inspect a tourism project crashed Friday killing seven people, including the ambassadors of both Norway and the Philippines and the wives of the Malaysian and Indonesian ambassadors.Norwegian Ambassador Leif Larsen, Philippine Ambassador Domingo Lucenario and the wives of the ambassadors of Malaysia and Indonesia were killed, along with two pilots and a crew member, military spokesman Asim Bajwa said in Twitter posts.Malaysian state media identified the wife of the ambassador as Habibah Mahmoud, while Indonesia said its ambassador Burhan Mohammad was injured and his wife, Heri Listyawati Burhan Mohammad, was killed.The Romanian Foreign Ministry said its ambassador was alive and uninjured.
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