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Iraq Pilots 'Mistakenly' Gave Food, Ammunition to ISIS Fighters

Iraq Pilots 'Mistakenly' Gave Food, Ammunition to ISIS Fighters 30 Sept 2014 An investigation was underway Tuesday after Iraqi military pilots 'mistakenly' gave food, water and ammunition to enemy ISIS [I-CIA-SIS] militants instead of their own soldiers, a senior security official and a brigadier told NBC News. The supplies were supposed to help besieged Iraqi army officers and soldiers who had been fighting Islamist extremists for a week in Saglawyah and the village of Al-Sijar in the country's western province of Anbar. "Some pilots, instead of dropping these supplies over the area of the Iraqi army, threw it over the area that is controlled by ISIS fighters," said Hakim Al-Zamili, a Sadrist lawmaker in the Iraqi parliament who is a member of the Security and Defense committee and acts as a security liaison for service members and commanders formed by the religious leader Muqtada Al-Sadr.