Ministry of industry: Iran is transferring rocket and mortar launcher industry technology to Iraq

May 30, 2016, 4:41 pm

The Iraqi Ministry of industry and minerals, today signed a memorandum of understanding with Iran to transfer the manufacturing technology in war, especially regarding missile and rocket launchers and mortars into Iraq, while agreeing to send a delegation to preview the appropriate locations in Iraq to create new lines and a monument for the production of arms and military equipment.

According to a statement by the Iraqi Ministry of industry and minerals, "a delegation of military industries company, visited Iran for arms and military equipment industry technology and to find the appropriate mechanisms for cooperation in this area," stating that "during the visit, the delegation held a number of meetings and meetings with Iranian officials to discuss ways of cooperation in the field of defense industry."