Syria says brings down U.S. drone: SANA news agency

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 17, 2015 3:19 PM

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syria's state news agency SANA said on Tuesday its air defenses have brought down a U.S. surveillance plane in the coastal province of Latakia.

"Syrian air defenses brought down a hostile U.S. surveillance plane in northern Latakia," SANA said in a bulletin, without giving further details.

(Reporting by Mariam Karouny; Editing by Alison Williams)