TheIslamic State (IS) militant group appears to have drone capabilities as is evidenced by a recent IS propaganda video containing surveillance footage of a Syrian military base.
The 14-minute video, uploaded to YouTube on Saturday, shows aerial views of Syrian Army Military Base 93 near Raqqa Governorate in northern Syria. There is a caption over the footage that reads “From the drone of the army of the Islamic State.” The video does not show the drone itself.
IS militants attacked Base 93 on August 7. The video contains various scenes of the attack, with suicide bombers driving truck bombs to soften up resistance and IS militants gunning down and beheading Syrian soldiers. […]