More Weapons Heading For Iraq's Kurds, From Unlikely Source

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August 21, 2014 AT 5:55 AM
Germany's foreign and defence ministers said on Wednesday Germany is prepared to send arms to Kurdish security forces in northern Iraq fighting Islamic State militants. Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said military equipment such as helmets and security vests would be sent immediately and added that Berlin had agreed also to send weapons. He told reporters "We can imagine providing further equipment, including weapons.