Old U.S.-made weapons aid Islamic State

Posted: June 30, 2014 at 3:44 a.m.

IRBIL, Iraq -- Six months ago, Sunni Arab militants faced a steep firepower imbalance in their uprising against the U.S.-equipped Iraqi army west of Baghdad.

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