Middle East

The eight contracts signed with Iran

A masked Sunni Muslim gunman takes up position with his weapon during clashes with Iraqi security forces outside the city of Falluja, 70 km (44 miles) west of Baghdad, February 23, 2014. (REUTERS/Stringer)

The contracts are as follows:

o Ammunition for light and medium weapons: $75 million

o Ammunition for tanks artillery and mortars: $57.178 million

o Light and medium weapons and mortar launchers: $25.436 million

o Artillery ammunition type 155 mm: $16.375 million

o Day and night vision goggles and mortar guiding devices: $7.320 million

o Protective equipment against chemical agents: $6.676 million

o Communications equipment:

$3.795 million

o M12 USA ammunition 20 X 102 mm:

$3 million

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 25, 2014, on page 9.





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