Third Israeli drone crashes in Iraq

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News sources confirmed on Wednesday that an Israeli Hermes drone has crashed in Baghdad, capital of Iraq, IRNA reported.

The sources said the Israeli drone had fallen down somewhere close to Baghdad Airport.

Al-Mayadeen News Network said a team from the US embassy in Iraq immediately went to the scene and collected remains of the drone.

The report said Iraqi army and police have no information how the aerial vehicle has crashed.

One Hermes drone crashed in Gaza Strip in the early August.

Another Hermes was shot down by IRGCˈs Aerial-space division last Saturday in Iran.

The Israeli medium size multi-payload unmanned aerial vehicle is designed for tactical long endurance missions.

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