Iran reacts: What drone? -- Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif @JZarif says we have no information about losing a drone.
"... and closed within a threatening range. The ship took defensive action against the UAS to ensure the safety of the ship and its crew." https://t.co/XdzCU36z0G
Pentagon statement doesn't identify drone as Iranian: "At approximately 10 a.m. local time, the amphibious ship USS Boxer was in international waters conducting a planned inbound transit of the Strait of Hormuz. A fixed wing unmanned aerial system (UAS) approached Boxer (MORE)
BREAKING: Trump says the USS Boxer destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday after the aircraft threatened the ship by flying to within 1,000 yards of it. He called on other countries to condemn Iran and protect their own ships.
Exclusive: U.S. Gulf maritime proposal not military coalition... https://t.co/Di74mXcj5v