The representative of the Iranian foreign Ministry Bahram qasemi said on air of the TV channel Press TV that Iran «considers outlandish claims about the interception of the Iranian drone» launched from the territory of Syria.
«In Syria there are only Iranian military advisors at the request of the legitimate and constitutional of the Syrian government,» said qasemi.
«The government and the Syrian army have the legitimate right to defend its territorial integrity and to oppose any foreign aggression,» he added.
We will note, earlier the head of staff of the Israeli air force, Brigadier General Tomer Bar, said that Iranian-made UAVs launched into Israel from Syria, held over Israeli territory not more than one and a half minutes, after which he was shot down.
Bar emphasized that this is the first time that Iranian drone crossed the Israeli border, but the UAV passed over Israeli territory so little time, I did not manage to cause any damage.