US Department of Defense on supplying Russian helicopters to Afghanistan and Iraq...Earlier, online Arabic newspaper Elaph quoted al-Maliki as saying his country needs the modern weapons from Russia to combat terrorists in the mountains and desert.
United Press International
An Iraqi deal for military attack helicopters and air-defense systems from Russia suggests Baghdad is trying to break away from Washington, an analyst said. Russia, under the terms of a $4.2 billion arms deal signed earlier this year, will supply...
The Economic Times
Russia on Tuesday announced signing more than $4.2 billion in arms deals with Iraq that make it into the violence-torn Middle East nation's largest weapons supplier after the United States. The groundbreaking deals were disclosed a day ahead of talks...
US4.2 billion ($A4.14 billion) in arms deals with Iraq during the second half of the year that make it into the nation's largest weapons supplier after the United States. A joint statement issued after Tuesday's talks between visiting Iraqi Prime...
The contracts were signed during visits to Russia by Iraq's acting defence chief in April, July and August, the document showed.