NATO pilot-less aircraft crashes in Kunar
Abdullah, who claims to have witnessed the crash, said the aircraft went down at around 2pm in Shamkar area of the district.
"The crash site is secure and the aircraft is being recovered," the force said in a statement, adding the cause of the crash was under investigation, but initial reports indicated there was no insurgent activity in the area at the time.
But the Taliban claimed to have shot down the plane. Rebel spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the plane crashed after the fighters opened fire on it.
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