US confirms one cache of arms fell in hands of Islamic State

October 22, 2014 7:21 PM

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Washington: The US today confirmed that the Islamic State has seized at least one bundle of arms supply airdropped by it for the Kurdish fighters near the Syrian town of Kobane.

"Yesterday we announced that one re-supply bundle went astray and was destroyed. We have since re-looked at that and we have determined that a second bundle also went astray and probably fell into enemy hands," Pentagon Spokesperson Army Colonel Steve Warren told reporters during an off-camera news ...

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