Iran rejects reports of Israel downing Iranian drone as "ridiculous" - state TV

 10 Feb 2018 - 14:37

Iran rejects reports of Israel downing Iranian drone as
Israeli security forces walk next to the remains of an F-16 Israeli war plane near the Israeli village of Harduf, Israel February 10, 2018. REUTERS/Herzie Shapira ISRAEL OUT.

Reuters

ANKARA: Iran's Foreign Ministry rejected as "ridiculous" reports that Israel had intercepted an Iranian drone launched from Syria on Saturday, state TV reported.

"Reports of downing an Iranian drone flying over Israel and also Iran's involvement in attacking an Israeli jet are so ridiculous ... Iran only provides military advice to Syria," TV quoted Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi as saying. 

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