French Defense Ministry announced on Wednesday July 20, killing three French soldiers in Libya were "carrying out the task."
The media had quoted earlier that two soldiers from the French special forces were killed, last Sunday, following a drop in Benghazi armed helicopter they were traveling.
According to the agency "Associated Press", the missile from a land- to -air model hit the chopper. And it rejected the French defense ministry to comment on this information and classified secret.
The reports surfaced in the past few months for French support for the troops Hfter in its fight against its opponents in Benghazi, so news of the establishment of a joint operations room in built air base, and the supervision of a number of military officers of the French on the operations of aerial reconnaissance drone, surveillance and select images and directing Hfter forces On the ground.