Iran-backed militia says it downed surveillance drone in Iraq

A prominent Iran-backed militia in Iraq said Wednesday it intercepted a surveillance drone east of Baghdad. According to a statement by the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF), the drone had been collecting intelligence to prepare for an attack against military targets in the area.

Arab media, including Hezbollah-affiliated Al Manar, reported the drone was intercepted in Iraq’s Diyala Province using anti-aircraft missiles.

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