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Iran unveils new short-range missiles, drones

Iran has produced a new generation of short-range marine missiles and aerial drones, the official IRNA news agency reported Sunday.

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Iran unveils new short-range missiles, drones

Iran unveiled a new generation of short-range marine missiles and aerial drones on Sunday, as President Hassan Rouhani said its military doctrine was based on deterring and countering threats from unnamed foreign powers.

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US official says American planes, drones did nearly a dozen airstrikes in Iraq since Tuesday

US official says American planes, drones did nearly a dozen airstrikes in Iraq since Tuesday.

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The National Park Service has banned drones from flying over the Appalachian Trail.

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Parks Service bans drones over Appalachian Trail

The National Park Service has banned drones from flying over the Appalachian Trail.