Iraq

June 14, 2001

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American energy sources have reported that the country’s oil and gasoline reserves have recently experienced significant growth.

June 13, 2001

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An Iraqi Foreign Ministry official has denied that his country is responsible for attacks carried out by the Iraq-based Iranian opposition group, Muja

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Tunisia has complained about the UN Security Council's recently-adopted practice of listening to music at the start of each session on Iraqi sanctions

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Iraq said Tuesday that Saudi Arabia's seizure of an Iraqi oil pipeline crossing the kingdom was a "hostile" act aimed at exerting political pressure o

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The decision by Iraq to suspend oil exports has had little effect on crude oil markets and supply levels are adequate, the International Energy Agency said on Tuesday, June 12. However, in its monthly

June 12, 2001

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Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz on Monday warned Turkey that British and US proposals to impose “smart” sanctions on Iraq would damage the Tur

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Saudi Arabia told the UN in a letter released Monday that it had expropriated a pipeline built to carry Iraqi crude oil across Saudi territory.

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The Jordanian parliament on Monday, June 11, urged the government to reject a US-British bid for "smart" sanctions on Baghdad and called anew for a total lift of UN-imposed sanctions on Iraq.  The app

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Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz warned Turkey that British and US proposals to impose "smart" sanctions on Iraq would damage the Turkish economy, in talks in Baghdad Monday, June 11, with Turkish env

June 11, 2001

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Jordanian and Iraqi trade officials are expected to meet in Amman next month to discuss the trade protocol between the two countries.

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Iraq's Southern Petroleum Compagny (SPC) announced Sunday, June 9, that despite the embargo, it was exploiting three new oilfields in the south, where it hoped to double output to 400,000 barrels per

June 10, 2001

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Iraqi President Saddam Hussein has warned that his country should prepare for "a new confrontation," in a fresh attack by Baghdad on the plans for a r

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Director General of the Syrian Railways Public Authority and the Director General of the Iraqi Railways Public Authority recently signed a joint cooperation accord.

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Iraq and Oman signed a cooperation agreement Wednesday, June 6, seeking to expand bilateral trade and boost Omani investments in sanctions-hit Iraq, the official Iraqi News Agency said.  The agreement

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The Arab Economic Union (AEU) vowed Friday, June 8, to mobilize to boost inter-Arab trade levels over the coming five years to 20 percent of total external trade for all Arab states, the INA news agen