ERBIL – The German government demanded Iraqi Kurdistan on Friday to ensure that weapons and other military supplies provided earlier by Berlin to be only used by the Kurdish Peshmerga forces in the fight against the radical group of Islamic State (ISIS).
Germany supplied weapons, including various types of pistols and G3 assault rifles, to the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to be used by the Peshmerga army in the fight against ISIS.
The WDR public broadcaster reported that some of the German weapons were offered for sale in markets in northern Iraq.
According to the German media, some former Peshmerga fighters might have sold their weapons that have been provided by Berlin.
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