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Beri Atwan Is Right: key issue, $1000 drone was shot down by $2mil Israeli missile

Translated today by our Mideastwire.com (in part here):

On September 19, Abdul Bari Atwan wrote the following piece in the electronic Rai al-Youm daily: “The fact that the Israeli land defense intercepted a drone through a Patriot missile as the drone had infiltrated the space above the occupied Golan heights might be a regular piece of news for many, one that doesn’t deserve to be pondered in light of the Israeli military supremacy. However, when we learn that this drone was sent by Hezbollah on a reconnaissance mission and that the cost of the Patriot that downed it amounts to two million dollars, then the image might change drastically…”

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Written by nickbiddlenoe

September 20, 2017 at 7:14 pm

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