Donald Trump ‘orders cyber-attack’ on Iranian military computers

Officials said the strikes were a direct response to Iran’s downing of a US surveillance drone and were approved by Donald Trump.

By Lucia Binding, Sky News Reporter |

The downing of a US surveillance drone has led to a rise in tensions. File pic

(SKY News) – The US launched a cyber-strike against Iranian military computer systems earlier this week as Donald Trump pulled out of airstrikes, officials have reportedly confirmed.

The attacks were conducted with approval from the president on Thursday in response to Iran’s downing of an American surveillance drone, two US officials told The Associated Press.

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