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Drone recovery in Iran sparks further tension

The relationship between Tehran and Washington grew even testier last week after Iranian authorities recovered a CIA drone or unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) conducting a spying mission over Iran. Ke

18th December, 2011

The relationship between Tehran and Washington grew even testier last week after Iranian authorities recovered a CIA drone or unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) conducting a spying mission over Iran.

Keen to milk a rare propaganda victory, the Iranian authorities insisted its military had been actively involved in capturing the drone, as opposed to American claims that the UAV simply malfunctioned. An Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander, Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh, told state television the the...

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