Israeli F-16 Shot Down as Iran Heats Up Northern Border

Israel F-16, Courtesy Israel Air ForceJERUSALEM, Israel – Israel shot down an Iranian drone over Israeli territory early Saturday morning, sparking a series of events that many feared could lead to an escalation in hostilities.
In response to the drone penetration, Israel targeted a number of Iranian military sites in Syria, including its “aircraft’s launch components in Syrian territory,” the IDF said.
“The IDF sees the Iranian attack and the Syrian response as a severe and irregular violation of Israeli sovereignty,” the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said in a statement following the initial incident.
During the attack, Syria fired multiple anti-aircraft missiles at IAF aircraft…. more

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