Ukraine to send another batch of 40 BTR-4 8x8 armoured personnel carrier vehicle to Iraq 0902132
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Defence News - Ukraine
|Saturday, February 9, 2013, 11:54 AM|
|Ukraine to send another batch of 40 BTR-4 8x8 armoured personnel carrier vehicles to Iraq.|
Ukraine is preparing to send to Iraq a batch of 40 BTR-4 armored personnel carriers assembled in Kharkiv under a big Ukrainian-Iraqi contract for military hardware. Representatives of the Defense Ministry of Iraq signed on Thursday a certificate of acceptance of another batch of armored vehicles, Interfax-Ukraine learned at the state-run arms exporter Ukrspecexport.
The Ukrainian-made BTR-4 8x8 armoured vehicle personnel carrier is already in service with the Iraqi Army since 2011.
The Iraqi officials said that they were satisfied with the cooperation under the contract with their Ukrainian partners as well as the performances of the new Ukrainian armored vehicles.