Israel says shoots down drone on Golan Heights

Reuters News
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Posted: Aug 31, 2014 8:00 AM

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel's military said it shot down a drone that flew from Syria into Israeli-controlled airspace over the Golan Heights on Sunday.

In a statement, the military said the unmanned aircraft was downed by a Patriot missile near the Quneitra border crossing with Syria.

(Reporting by Ari Rabinovitch; Editing by Jeffrey Heller)