Iraq

October 7, 2001

03:00 GMT

Kuwait has rejected an accusation by former occupier Iraq that it was trying to steal oil from jointly owned deposits inside a UN-monitored demilitarized zone on the border, KUNA reported Thursday Oct

October 4, 2001

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Organizers of the 2002 Ideal Arab Mother and Ideal Arab Family competitions have started to advertise for the event that will take place within the Du

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Egyptian actor Sameh Al Sereiti flies to Baghdad this week to perform in his new play That Al Himma (Strong-Willed Lady).

October 3, 2001

03:00 GMT

Iraq will resist any US-led strikes in retaliation for the New York and Washington terror attacks, Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz was quoted as sayi

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The United Nations has approved payments of $365 million (€400 million) to victims of the 1990 invasion by Iraq of Kuwait, the organization said on Friday, September 28. Turkish group Botas Petroleum

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The volume of oil exported by Iraq under UN supervision dropped sharply last week from 16.4 million to only nine million barrels, the United Nations said Tuesday, October 2. In the week ending Septemb

October 1, 2001

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Russian companies have won contracts worth $40 billion to help develop Iraq's oil and gas, petrochemical and industrial sectors, Iraqi Trade Minister Muhammad Mahdi Salah said Sunday, September 30.  "

September 30, 2001

03:00 GMT

Saudi Arabia will spend nine million dollars to upgrade its border-crossing with Iraq in anticipation of a decision by the United Nations to allow it

September 29, 2001

03:00 GMT

The concentration of US forces around Afghanistan, particularly in the Gulf region, in response to the recent terror attacks on American soil, is revi

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An Iraqi government official arrived Friday in Lebanon to assume his post as commercial attaché, the first such representation for his country in Beir

September 27, 2001

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The Iraqi government has still not provided Iran with any information on the fate of 3,000 Iranian prisoners of war held in Iraqi jails, an Iranian of

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Iraqi Trade Minister Muhammad Mahdi Salah recently revealed that in the first nine months of the year 2001, Syrian exports to Iraq totaled $1.35 billion, more than double the total for the whole of 20

September 26, 2001

03:00 GMT

Baghdad accused Kuwait Tuesday, September 25, of having intercepted and boarded an Iraqi fishing boat in the Gulf last week, the official INA news agency reported.  "Four armed Kuwaitis from a militar

September 25, 2001

03:00 GMT

OPEC is "comfortable" with the price of oil in the lower range of $22-$25, Kuwaiti oil minister Adil Khalid Al-Sabih said Monday, September 24, in Vienna. Arriving for a meeting Wednesday of the 11-me

September 24, 2001

03:00 GMT

Top White House officials on Sunday did not rule out the possibility that Iraq might also be subject to US military action in the campaign against ter