Faced with arms shortages, Islamic State is reduced to making its own weapons

Faced with arms shortages, Islamic State is reduced to making its own weapons. Months of separate bombing campaigns by the U.S. coalition, Russian, and Iraqi government planes have wiped out much of the terror group’s heavy weaponry. VOA is in Mosul, where armaments made from gas canisters and thick iron pipes, filled with explosives or fertilizer, were discovered in a homemade arsenal recently uncovered by Kurdish forces in Iraq.

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