Helicopter “M98″ than Apache and neighboring countries gave double the price for not selling to Iraq!!
Dulaimi reveals: helicopter “M98″ than Apache and neighboring countries gave double the price for not selling to Iraq!!
Palm – The Minister of Defense agency “Saadoun al-Dulaimi,” lamented the lack of completion of the Russian arms deal, pointing out that some countries in the region begging to buy aircraft “M98″ because it is a better specification of U.S. Apache helicopters many times.
Dulaimi said that the aircraft requested a neighboring Arab country and rich weak price Iraq, but Russia refused to give it, adding that there are four things the quality I do not want to mention here not yet agreed upon so far and why they need an agreement between the two countries because it is used only in circumstances quality nor I want to mention that we need to record an agreement between us and Russia, this agreement inevitably will pass the House of Representatives and three types did not give it to one, four types need an agreement and ultimately, Russia did not agree.
The Minister of Defense agency that there system intelligence global and regional countries as well as internal forces were behind the failure of a deal Russian arms, noting that Kuwait had also a clear position of non-completion of the deal for fear of a repeat of past experiences with Iraq, and upheld it fail. But he did not explain how the Kuwait in order to thwart the deal ..
He pointed out that one of the neighboring countries tried to buy helicopter gunships and twice the price before, but Moscow has refused to do so.