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The IDF confirmed on Sunday that it launched a patriot missile towards a UAV coming approaching Israeli airspace from Syria.
The IDF spokesperson unit said in a statement that radars detected the UAV before it infiltrated into Israel. As a result of the missile fire, the drone averted its flight path. No hit was detected.
the statement added that "the IDF would not allow [anyone to] breach it sovereignty and to try and act against the citizens of Israel."