May 28, 2001
An Iraqi who held UN employees hostage last year was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for attempted murder Monday.
A tragic novel of loveless marriage, rape and death is causing a stir in Iraq and at the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), which suspects that its
May 24, 2001
Iraq sees little chance of success for a proposed new British-US plan for sanctions against Baghdad, even if the UN Security Council adopts it.
May 23, 2001
Jordanian Foreign Minister Abdul-Ilah Al Khatib will arrive in Ankara on Thursday for a one-day official visit for consultations with Turkish leaders
Britain and Russia are advancing competing resolutions on how the UN Security Council should proceed with sanctions against Iraq.
Several Syrian ministerial commissions are preparing for an upcoming meeting of the Syrian-Iraqi Joint Committee in Baghdad, marking the first high-ranking Syrian visit to the country in over 20 years
Lawmakers plan to introduce legislation on Wednesday, May 23, to extend unilateral economic sanctions against Iran and Libya for another five years, amid a growing sense in Washington the penalties wi
UNITED NATIONS, (Reuters) - A British-U.S. proposal to lift sanctions on Iraq's civilian goods would also seek to legitimize unregulated oil trade between Baghdad and its neighbors, diplomats said on
May 22, 2001
Syrian Prime Minister Mustafa Miro’s spokesmen have denied an Agence France Presse report that the premier will visit Baghdad.
Iraqi President Saddam Hussein said on Monday that Iraq would reject US-British proposals to liberalize sanctions against Iraq and demanded a complete
May 21, 2001
Jordan’s King Abdullah arrived in Kuwait on Sunday for talks with the emir, Sheikh Jaber Al Sabah, on the development of bilateral relations between t
When Iraqi singer Farida Mohammed Ali performs at the Chicago Cultural Center Monday, the final date on her US mini-tour, it will mark a musical event
May 20, 2001
Iran and Iraq have reached an agreement to establish a power transmission line between the two countries.
May 18, 2001
Members of the UN Security Council were divided Thursday over a British proposal to ease trade sanctions on Iraq but tighten controls on sales of weap
Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's youngest son Qusay was elected a senior member of the ruling Baath Party during a conference held in Baghdad on Thurs