Taha denies US interference to cancel armament contracts between Iraq, Russia
He stated to Iraqi News (IraqiNews.com) “The
“Iraq and Russia are sovereign countries and have their importance in the region and the world so the US can not interfere in their issues,” he continued.
“The Corruption case related to this contract was discovered by the Russian Government rather than by the Iraqi Government so it is a Russian problem,” he stressed.
“The Iraqi Government did not inform its parliament over the nature of this contract,” he concluded.