Prime Minister Nouri Maliki
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Iraqi PM Nouri Maliki: We have bought Russian jets

Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri Maliki has told the BBC that he hopes jets from Russia and Belarus will turn the tide against rebels in the coming days.

"God willing within one week this force will be effective and will destroy the terrorists' dens," he said.

Richard Galpin reports.

  • 26 Jun 2014
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