Libya, Russia agree on USD 1.8bn arms deal: Putin
Libya signs deal with Russia to buy weapons worth 1.3bn euros (USD 1.8bn), Russian PM Putin was quoted as saying.
Moscow: Libya has signed a deal with Russia to buy weapons worth 1.3 billion euros ($1.8 billion), Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin was on Saturday quoted as saying.
"Only yesterday we signed a contract worth 1.3 billion euros. And it`s not only small-arms," Putin said, according to RIA Novosti.
The deal was signed after talks with a senior Libyan military official in Moscow.