Russia intercepted a UAV MQ-5B belonging to the 66th American Reconnaissance Brigade, based in Bavaria.
The drone fell intact according to Russian Intelligence sources.
This is the first indication of a threat on global security as Russia escalates it’s military stance over Crimea.
That was a direct provocation, downing a surveillance aircraft is an aggressive act.
Crimea voted unanimously to secede from Ukraine and join the Russian federation.
The captured drone flew at 12000 feet over Crimea as it conducted surveillance.