Iran's Revolutionary Guard denies drone capture

ran's powerful Revolutionary Guard is denying that it captured a foreign unmanned aircraft during a military exercise in southern Iran. A spokesman for the Guard, Yasin Hasanali, said that the drone was actually being used during the drill as a supposed enemy aircraft.


Iranian media on Saturday quoted a spokesman for the Guard as saying that its electronic warfare unit had taken control of a foreign drone's navigation system and forced it to land during the site of the military exercise. The Guard's military exercise, code-named Great Prophet-8, ends on Monday. (AP)