Iraq and Serbia to boost military ties, officials say

September 5, 2007 13:24

Iraq's defense minister is discussing boosting military ties with Serbia during a visit to the Balkan country, media and officials said Wednesday. Defense Minister Abdul-Qadir al-Obaidi arrived in Belgrade this week for a series of meetings with government leaders focusing on military cooperation, officials said. The officials said the future cooperation could include military training and purchase of Serbian weapons by Iraq.

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