Bosnia has donated more than 550 tonnes of surplus arms and ammunition to Iraq as part of its involvement in the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State militants, the Balkan country’s defense minister said on Monday.

The donation was made on request from the United States and comprises arms and ammunition produced decades ago, when Bosnia was part of the now-defunct Yugoslav federation, Minister Zekerijah Osmic told reporters.

“I assume that we shall continue talks on this topic with our partners, in this case the U.S. embassy, and that it is possible to follow up with similar donations in the future,” Osmic said. […]