Russia Aims To Recover Downed U.S. Drone

  • Sergei Naryshkin, the head of Russia’s Foreign Intelligence Service, told a reporter that he believes Moscow has the resources for such an operation.
  • “The way I see it, there are such technical capabilities,” he said, per Russian state-run media.
  • The U.S. military says one of two Russian Su-27 aircraft conducting an intercept struck a propeller of a MQ-9 surveillance drone conducting routine operations in international airspace, causing U.S. forces to bring the aircraft down in international waters.