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Americans, South Koreans killed in helicopter crash

A US helicopter crashed into a mountainside before dawn Saturday, killing all aboard - 18 US marines and 11 South Korean marines in military maneuvers here. The crash came just two days after a Soviet nuclear-powered submarine collided with a US aircraft carrier, also participating in the Team Spirit '84 exercises, in the southern Sea of Japan 150 miles east of Pohang.

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Some 207,000 South Korean and 60,050 American troops are taking part in the exercises, scheduled to last until the end of the month.

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