Mysterious drone spotted over military site near Paris

An illustration of a drone flying near the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Photo: AFP

A mysterious drone has been spotted over a sensitive military site south-west of Paris, in the latest in a series of flights that has stumped authorities. according to reports the drone was seen late on Saturday over a base in Seine-Port from which France’s navy communicates with its submarines, a source close to the inquiry said.  Authorities are on edge as Drones have been seen over several high-profile areas of the French capital in recent weeks, as Paris remains on high alert after three gunmen killed 17 in three days in January. Mysterious sightings have been made near the US embassy, the Eiffel Tower and several major thoroughfares leading in and out of the French capital, police said. FULL REPORT