U.S. threatens to down any nearby Iranian drones, Tehran denies incident
Friday, 19 July 2019 The United States threatened on Friday to destroy any Iranian drones flying too closely to its ships and said it had "clear evidence" that it shot one down in a festering stand-off with Tehran in the world's most important oil shipping zone.
STRAIT OF HORMUZ — U.S. President Donald Trump claims a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after it came dangerously close to the vessel.
Tehran, however, says they have no information about losing a drone.
According to a U.S. Department of Defense statement,...