Kuwait says group supplying funds and weapons to IS has been caught: KUNA

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Posted: Nov 19, 2015 2:13 PM

DUBAI (Reuters) - Kuwaiti authorities have arrested an extremist network that supplied funds and weapons, including rockets, to Islamic State, state news agency KUNA quoted the Interior Ministry as saying on Thursday.

The group included a Lebanese, an Egyptian, five Syrians, two Australians and a Kuwaiti national, KUNA said.

(Reporting by Ali Abdelaty and Katie Paul; Writing by Yara Bayoumy; Editing by Andrew Roche)