WASHINGTON: The Pentagon denied on Tuesday an Iranian news report that a U.S. military aircraft had violated Iranian territory and had been forced to land in Iran, saying all American planes were accounted for.
“All aircraft in the region are accounted for and we have no
reports of any aircraft landing in Iran,” Lt. Col. Patrick
Ryder told reporters.
“I haven't heard anything like that,” said Pentagon Bryan
The Iran news agency reported earlier that a U.S. warplane
had violated Iranian territory and had been forced to land in