Report: US-trained Syrian rebels gave equipment to Al-Qaeda affiliate

September 26, 2015 1:34 PM

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Military spokesman confirms rebel unit handed over vital equipment to Nusra Front in exchange for safe passage in region

U.S. Central Command said late Friday that roughly 25 percent of the equipment assigned to the Syrian rebel unit was given to Nusra Front earlier this week in exchange for safe passage within the region. U.S. officials said the Syrians continue to insist that they have not relinquished any weapons t...

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