Israel Shot Down Armed Iranian Drone Near Jordanian Border
The drone Israel shot down near the border with Jordan on Tuesday, May 18, was Iranian, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday.
“While we were engaged in these hostilities a few days ago, Iran sent an armed drone from Iraq or from Syria,” Netanyahu told German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, who was in Jerusalem. “Iranian forces launched an armed drone, which our forces intercepted on the border between Israel and Jordan.
“I think that says everything on the true patron of terror in the Middle East and in the world: Iran,” Netanyahu added, showing Maas a piece of the drone. (JPost / VFI News)
“God we ask that you protect all the innocent lives who are under threat of attack from Iran.”