S. Sudan: 3 US military aircraft hit by gunfire, 4 wounded; UN chopper hit in same area

  • Article by: JASON STRAZIUSO , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 21, 2013 - 10:10 PM

NAIROBI, Kenya — Gunfire hit three U.S. military aircraft trying to evacuate American citizens in a remote region of South Sudan that on Saturday became a battle ground between the country's military and renegade troops, officials said. Four U.S. service members were wounded in the attack in the same region where gunfire downed a U.N. helicopter the day before.

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