Iranian military 'on the ground in Crimea' to help Russia

Iranian military 'on the ground in Crimea' to help Russia

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Iranian military personnel are “on the ground in Crimea” assisting Russian forces in carrying out drone attacks in Ukraine, the White House said Thursday. 

“We believe that Iranian military personnel were on the ground in Crimea and assisted Russia in these operations,” said US presidential National Security Council spokesman John Kirby. < /p>

“I don't have the number of Iranians who are in Crimea,” he added.

More details will follow.