Iraq awards contract for repairing major dam

February 2, 2016 11:45 AM

1 0

BAGHDAD – Iraqi officials say an Italian company has been awarded a contract to overhaul and maintain the Mosul dam in the country's north, days after the top U.S. general in Iraq warned of its possible collapse.

Government spokesman Saad al-Hadithi told The Associated Press the Cabinet awarded the contract to Italy's Trevi group Tuesday. He had no precise figure for the contract's value.

Also read: Lockheed Martin receives two F-22 Raptor contract modifications

Read more

To category page