6/20/2019, 8:30 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Iran shot US drone, but not in its airspace - US official

An unnamed United States official confirmed that Iran had shot down a US drone with a missile, AP reported on Thursday. However, the US claims the unmanned aircraft was not in Iranian airspace, but that it was in international airspace over the Strait of Hormuz.

Earlier, the US Central Command said that no US drone entered Iranian airspace, but didn't comment further.

Iran claims it shot down a US RQ-4 Global Hawk in its Hormozgan province in the south of the country.

Breaking the News / VP