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Contract to Buy 16 Helicopters Signed

Kurdistani Nwe issued daily by Patriotic Union of Kurdistan.
On July 17 Kurdistan Regional Government deputy prime minister Omar Fatah, along with the ministers of agriculture and interior, signed a deal with the Saudi Azib Intergraph company to buy 16 US-made helicopters for more than 35.45 million dollars. The money is a grant from the Saudi government and will be used by ministries of agriculture and interior.