Hagari: '99% of Iranian aerial threats were shot down'

June 07, 2024

At 7:15 am IDF Spokesperson R.-Adm. Daniel Hagari said that 99% of the aerial threats were shot down, which he said was a strategic achievement. Zero of the close to 200 drones and zero of the 30 cruise missiles got through to Israeli territory at all. Twenty five of the 30 cruise missiles were shot down by Israel. (credit: RONEN ZVULUN/REUTERS)Hagari noted that Yemen was involved in the attack, with US reports that America shot down around 70 aerial attacks using naval and aerial power. Nebatim base sustains minor damageThe censor permitted publishing that the base which had minor hits was Nebatim in the desert, a key base for the F-35.