Israel downs unmanned aircraft, says military

Help

The Israeli air force has shot down a small unmanned aircraft after it entered the south of the country, the military has said.

The aircraft crashed in the north of the Negev desert. It is not clear where it came from.

Military officials said the aircraft had flown in from the west, but not from the Gaza Strip.

The army said it was unclear if the drone was being used for reconnaissance or for a potential attack.

Marysia Nowak reports.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.