Following its infiltration of Israeli airspace on Tuesday, a drone belonging to Hezbollah was downed by the Israel Defense Forces (IDF); The downing of the drone took place during the Israeli military’s drill, “Chariots of Fire”.
Amid the IDF’s recent “Chariots of Fire” drill, soldiers downed a drone that illegally entered Israeli airspace on Tuesday. The common-model, Chinese-made drone belonged to Hezbollah, the Iranian-sponsored terror proxy based in Lebanon, north of Israel’s border. The IDF has shot down multiple drones belonging to Hezbollah in months past.
The military drill taking place, which includes preparations for a conflict with Hezbollah, has a duration of one month.
Following the incident, the IDF stated, “The IDF will continue to operate to prevent any attempt to violate Israeli sovereignty.”