February 21, 2001
Iraqi Airways resumed flights to Syria on Monday, February 12, launching a regular service abroad for the first time since an international air embargo was imposed in 1990, Transport Minister Ahmad Mu
Iraq and Egypt signed an accord in Baghdad Tuesday to boost land, sea and air transportation links, including more frequent Egyptian flights to Baghdad.
Iraq decided Tuesday to break trading links with Canada and Poland because of their backing for US and British air strikes around Baghdad, the official news agency announced.
February 20, 2001
Iraq's parliament on Monday urged Arabs to vent their anger at US and British air strikes on Baghdad during US Secretary of State Colin Powell's upcom
Oil prices surged above $27 a barrel here as market players fretted about the impact of a US-British raid on the outskirts of Baghdad and possible further output cutbacks from OPEC.
February 19, 2001
The recent bombing raids, carried out by U.S and British warplanes, are part of a wider campaign to instigate civil war in Southern Iraq, and so set i
Iraq vigorously rejected Sunday Washington's explanation for Friday's US-British air strikes over Baghdad.
Hydrocarborn liquids and gases have been known in Iraq for thousands years ago. A well-illustrating example is the Eternal Fire in Kirkuk which is continuously fed by natural gas escaping through frac
Seeking to emphasize the significance of the free trade agreement it signed with Egypt last month, an Iraqi minister has said that his country plans to import $2 billion worth of goods from Egypt duri
February 18, 2001
Iraq vowed to avenge US and British air strikes around Baghdad that underscored a tougher line by the new Bush administration in the decade-old showdo
February 16, 2001
The United States and Britain have turned to air and missile strikes on Iraq several times since a Washington-led multinational coalition evicted Iraq
Joint US-British air raids around Baghdad killed two Iraqis and left more than 20 others wounded, some in critical condition, including children.
February 15, 2001
Iraq said Wednesday it wants to import $2 billion of goods from Egypt this year after signing a free trade agreement in January.
A UN technical team is expected in Baghdad next week for talks on how to manage 600 million euros ($564 million) allocated to rehabilitate Iraq's oil industry, a western diplomatic source said Wednesd
February 14, 2001
Trade between Iraq and Arab countries reached $6.2 billion in 2000, Iraqi Trade Minister Mohamed Mahdi Saleh said Tuesday, February 13. Saleh, who arrived Tuesday in Cairo for a five-day visit, added