Iranian state television showed off what the Iranians assert is a captured RQ-170 Sentinel remotely piloted aircraft, Dec. 8, 2011. The Iranians claim that this stealthy-looking aircraft went down in eastern Iran. US and NATO officials have acknowledged that there is an unarmed US reconnaissance aircraft missing since operators lost control of it over western Afghanistan, but will not publicly discuss the incident beyond that. Here (at top), the aircraft that the Iranian military claims is the recovered RQ-170 shown on Iranian state TV. At bottom, two Iranian soldiers examine the purported RQ-170. The Daily Report has blurred out portions of the photos containing apparent propaganda and anti-US signage.
Still images captured from BBC video
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