QUETTA: Pakistan Air Force fighter has shot down an autopilot Iranian drone in Balochistan, The Associated Press reported quoting unnamed Pakistani officials.
The AP quoted official saying that an Iranian drone had flown deep inside the Pakistan airspace was shot down by PAF jet.
They spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to media.
The PAF declined to comment on the matter.
Iran, in recent months, has expressed concern over militants allegedly operating along the Pakistani border. Iran’s army chief recently warned that the country was willing to strike militants inside Pakistan — a threat that drew a strong protest from Islamabad.