November 8, 2019
Moments ago, local Iranian news outlets confirmed the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran have shot down a drone from a “foreign country.”
The unidentified drone was downed near the port of Bandar-e-Mahshahr on the Gulf coast, ISNA and Tasnim, reported.
— Intelligence Fusion -Asia (@IF_Asia_) November 8, 2019
Tasnim reported that a domestically manufactured Mersad surface-to-air missile was defending Iranian airspace at the time of the incident.
Lucas Tomlinson, a Fox News reporter covering all matters related to the Pentagon, said a defense official says “No reports of US drone being shot down.”
Pentagon: “No reports of US drone being shot down,” defense official says
Iran claims it shot down a drone that violated Iranian airspace Friday morning
— Lucas Tomlinson (@LucasFoxNews) November 8, 2019
This article was posted: Friday, November 8, 2019 at 7:02 am