Abadi's office denies Iraq received 30 Sukhoi jets from Russia 10/18/2015
Abadi's office denies Iraq received 30 Sukhoi jets from Russia
10/18/2015 0 Comments
Spokesman denied the Information Office of the Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi, on Saturday, received Iraq's Sukhoi aircraft 30 Russian, noting that Moscow continues to carry out military contracts under the contracts concluded with them, and had a role in strengthening the armed forces capabilities, but it did not include those fighter planes.
Saad al-Sabri, in an interview to the (long-Presse), said that "weapons delivery payments to Iraq procedural technical command, and the Ministry of Defence is the body concerned with its follow-up, and have the details," noting that "the Ministry of Defense issued a statement yesterday the first Friday (the 16th of October 2015 to the present), denied through which Iraq received 30 Sukhoi jets from Russia, which means that the news was rumored that regard are not unfounded. " The newborn, that "Iraq has received some weapons from Moscow and had a role in the strengthening of its armed forces capabilities, but it did not include the aircraft," he continued that "recognizes paragraphs armament contracts being approximately constant, and the times and the other up a range of weapons, ammunition and military equipment that has been agreed upon during the recent visit of the President Council of Ministers to Moscow. " The site (Russia Today) news had said yesterday the first Friday that 30 Sukhoi fighter jets delivered by Russia to Iraq, began to launch raids against al sites (Daash).