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Israel shoots down UAV

19 September 2017

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) fired a Patriot surface-to-air missile at an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that entered the demilitarized zone on the Syrian-Israeli border on 19 September, IDF spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan Conricus stated.

He said the Iranian-made UAV was operated by Hizbullah and took off from an air base in Damascus.

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