Ukraine, Iraq sign military supplies contract worth $550 million
Oleksandr Kovalenko said the contract envisages supplies of over 400 units of armored vehicles within 3-3.5 years, some ten aircraft An-32, and provision of services to the Iraqi side on repair and upgrade of aircraft.
"To date, a contract has been signed on supplies of BTR-4 and An-32 planes. We hope there will be supplies of Oplot tanks," he said.
He said Ukraine is likely to supply its first batch of military equipment in 2010.
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