Officials are trying to determine whether a bundle of weapons intended for Kurdish forces has ended up in the hands of the Islamic State terrorist group, according to the Pentagon.
The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group reported for duty on Wednesday in the Middle East, where it will take over from the George H.W. Bush, which has been heavily engaged in the bombing campaign against Islamic militants.
The Pentagon is confirming that Islamic State group militants were able to seize one of the 28 bundles of weapons and medical supplies dropped to Kurdish forces on Monday.
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