The Czech firm Excalibur Army will deliver 100 repaired tanks and armored personnel carriers (APCs) to the Iraqi military in a contract for hundreds of million crowns, the server Aktualne.cz writes today.
The contract was given a go-ahead by the Czech foreign, defense and interior ministries.
The arms are to help Baghad fight Islamic State.
“This is one of the biggest deals in the history of Excalibur Army,” Jaroslav Strnad, owner of the Excalibur Group holding to which Excalibur Army belongs, is quoted as saying. […]