Moscow, Washington close to finalizing deal for 21 Mi-17s

Russian daily Kommersant said on Wednesday that Russia and the United States are close to signing an agreement to buy 21 Mi-17s for the Afghan government.

Afghan Air Force Chief General Abdul Wahab Wardak was quoted as saying that each helicopter will cost $17.5 million each, making the deal worth $367.5 million.

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