Iraq have bought Sukhoi Jets from Russia and Belarus
Iraqi Presiden said that Iraq had bought a number of used Sukhoi fighter jets from Russia and Belarus. He said the aircraft could be flying missions in Iraq "within a few days".
Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the crisis with Mr Maliki by phone last Friday, the Kremlin reported on its website at the time.
Russia has confirmed his full support for the government's efforts to rid Iraqi territory of "terrorists", they said, without giving details. bbc