Iraq

August 4, 2001

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Two broken-down Iraqi ships docked at Jordan's Aqaba port since the 1990 Gulf War have been sold and removed to avert environmental problems.

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Iraq has rebuilt and even improved its air defenses since American and British planes attacked radar stations and command centers in February, US Secr

August 2, 2001

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Iraq's oil sales hit 12 million barrels last week, the second full week of exports since Baghdad resolved a row with the UN Security Council over sanc

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The Belgian prosecutor's office has ruled that civil cases charging presidents Saddam Hussein of Iraq and Laurent Gbagbo of Ivory Coast with crimes ag

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Iraqi President Saddam Hussein promised Wednesday that his arch-enemies, the United States and Britain, would suffer further defeats in their decade-o

August 1, 2001

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A senior Iraqi MP charged Wednesday that the United States was cooking up excuses to attack Baghdad and denied a Pentagon accusation that a missile ha

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The Lebanese government has appointed a charge d’affaires in Baghdad, ending a seven-year diplomatic hiatus and fueling hope that a trade agreement is

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Iraq has warned that it is determined to shoot down US and British warplanes patrolling "no-fly zones" over northern and southern Iraq, despite US thr

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President George W. Bush announced on Tuesday, July 31, he was extending US sanctions his father imposed on Baghdad 11 years ago in response to Iraqi President Saddam Hussain's invasion of Kuwait.  "T

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Iraq and Algeria signed Tuesday, July 31, contracts worth more than $100 million on the occasion of an Algerian business delegation's visit to Baghdad, said Algerian minister for industry, Abdulmajid

July 31, 2001

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Britain has imposed security measures to pre-empt attacks by pro-Iraqi elements allegedly aiming at undermining plans to launch a major military exerc

July 30, 2001

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US National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice said Sunday that the Bush administration was prepared to respond to what it views as “provocative milita

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Iraqi Oil Minister Amer al-Rashid said Sunday, July 29, the planned gas pipeline between Iraq and Turkey will be linked to the east European and Russian network.  "We decided with Turkey to extend, in

July 29, 2001

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Iraq has said that its forces tried to shoot down a US F-15 fighter last week,“not a U-2 spy plane as claimed by the Americans.”

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Iraqi Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Nabil Najem arrived in Cairo late Saturday on a three day visit.