U.S. military says Iran shoot down of its drone was 'unprovoked attack'

Published June 20, 2019 0 Plays

Rumble / Trending NewsAccording to Reuters, the U.S. military confirmed on Thursday that one of its drones was shot down but said the incident took place in international airspace, challenging Iran’s account that the U.S. aircraft had been flying over Iranian territory. A spokesman for the U.S. military’s Central Command said that “Iranian reports that the aircraft was over Iran are false. This was an unprovoked attack on a U.S. surveillance asset in international airspace.”