The Pentagon says ISIL terrorists are in possession of US weapons airdropped in Kobani this week.
Thu Oct 23, 2014 1:50AM GMT
The Pentagon admitted on Wednesday that ISIL terrorists captured a bundle of US weapons airdropped in the Syrian border town of Kobani earlier this week.
The US military had dropped 28 bundles filled with grenades, mortar rounds and other supplies which were intended for Kurdish fighters.
Army Col. Steve Warren, a Pentagon spokesman, acknowledged on Wednesday that at least one bundle of ammunition and weapons ended up in the hands of ISIL militants.
“There’s always going to be some margin of error” when airdropping supplies, Warren added. “Wind can cause a parachute to move off its intended target.”
A YouTube video uploaded on Tuesday showed ISIL militants in…
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