President Trump says his thoughts and prayers are with the relatives of the US drone that was shot down in Iran on Friday, tweeting his condolences to the family this morning.
“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and loved ones of the brave drone shot down by Iran overnight. So sad” the tweet read.
At a press conference in the Oval Office, Mr Trump said the drone had made the ultimate sacrifice. “This drone was young. Really young. It’s so sad for a family to lose their loved one like this”.
Mr Trump said he will call the family tomorrow to share his condolences.