White House refutes Iranian claim on drone
Washington: The United States has refuted the Iranian claim that it has captured an American drone after it entered its airspace.
"We have no evidence that the Iranian claims are true," the White House Press Secretary, Jay Carney, told reporters at his daily news conference yesterday.
Carney was responding to questions on the latest Iranian claim that Revolutionary Guards Corps naval forces has captured an American drone after it entered its airspace in the Persian Gulf.
"I'm not going to comment on something about which we have no evidence in its truthfulness," Carney added.
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