The Israeli air force shot down a drone approaching the nation's coast today, the Israel Defense Forces said.
"An unmanned aircraft (UAV) was identified approaching the coast of Israel and was successfully intercepted by IAF aircraft five nautical miles off the coast of Haifa," the IDF said in a statement. "This is the second time a UAV has been intercepted in Israeli air space within the past seven months."
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