AP | By ROBERT BURNS
Posted: 10/19/2014 10:16 pm EDT Updated: 3 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military said Sunday it had airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish forces defending the Syrian city of
State militants. Kobani
The airdrops Sunday were the first of their kind and followed weeks of
coalition airstrikes in and near Kobani, near the Turkish border. The U.S. said
earlier Sunday that it had launched 11 airstrikes overnight in the Kobani area. U.S.