Well, those evil Iranians are at it again. Now they’ve gone and shot at a U.S. drone. This is obviously the action of a rogue state.
That’s the narrative we’re supposed to accept, at least. What happened, from what information is available, was that, on November 1, the U.S. was flying a drone on a classified reconnaissance mission off the coast of Iran, just four miles outside of Iranian airspace over the Persian Gulf, and two Iranian jets fired apparent warning shots at the vehicle. CNN, which first reported the incident, told the story this way:
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