US Navy destroys Iranian drone in ‘defensive action,’ escalating tensions in Gulf region

imagePresident Donald Trump said a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in a defensive action. Trump said the drone got too close to the USS Boxer in the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday amid already high tensions between Iran and the United States. “The Boxer took defensive action against an Iranian drone, after it ignored “multiple calls to stand down threatening safety of ship and ship’s crew,” Trump said…..Read More