Czechs to send guns, ammunition to Iraq and Jordan to fight Islamic State

Czech Republic's Prime Minister Sobotka delivers a speech for the opening day of the World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) at Le Bourget, near ParisThe Czech government voted on Monday to send guns and ammunition to Iraq and Jordan to support the fight against Islamic State, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka said. Ministers agreed to send 6,500 new and used automatic rifles and some 7 million rounds of ammunition to Iraq via the U.S. government, and a separate shipment of ammunition to Jordan.


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