Israel says it has shot down a Hezbollah drone

Israel's military says it has shot down an unmanned drone…

Israel’s military says it has shot down an unmanned drone aircraft sent by the Hezbollah into Israeli skies, while its navy is searching for wreckage.

Military officials said the aircraft was downed Thursday off the Israeli coast in Israeli airspace near the northern city of Haifa.

It is the second known instance in which the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, a bitter Israeli enemy, has sent a drone into Israeli airspace. Last October, the Israeli air force shot down an unmanned aircraft in a similar incident.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the Thursday drone incident a “serious” issue.

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