Breaking: US Shoots Down Iranian Drone in Syria

By Griffen Smith | MIDDLE EAST

An F-15 US fighter jet shot down an Iranian drone as it made its way to the US-backed forces in southern Syria. According to a defense official, it is the second Iranian drone shot down in less than a month.  The area it was flying to is a reported training grounds for US-backed rebels. This comes with growing tensions with global powers in Syria, as US-Iranian relations are next to nonexistent, which has been exacerbated by the growing US arms sale to Saudi Arabia.



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