January 7, 2001
According to a report by the London Times, the Iraqi army is on full alert as a \"threat to Israel.\"
Turkish Prime Minister Bulent Ecevit confirmed Sunday that Turkish soldiers had crossed into northern Iraq to aid the two leading Kurdish factions in
Uday Saddam Hussein, eldest son of the Iraqi leader, has warned against imports of Israeli goods through Russian middlemen.
Iraqi oil exports resumed after a four-day hiatus on January 5th, with one vessel allowed to load crude at the Gulf port of Mina al-Bakr, according to industry sources.
Iraq's Oil Minister Amer Rashid on Saturday urged OPEC to cut production at its upcoming meeting by up to two million barrels per day (bpd) to stabilize oil prices on the world markets.
January 6, 2001
Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz said that Iraq\'s resumption of dialogue with the United Nations could be delayed until February because of UN Secret
US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright on Thursday called on the incoming administration of President-elect George W. Bush to uphold current policie
President Saddam Hussein addressed the Iraqi nation on state-run radio and television on Saturday appearing to put to rest opposition reports he had s
Britain on Friday hit back at claims that the international trade embargo on Iraq is hurting innocent Iraqis, saying it was up to Baghdad to get the s
January 5, 2001
Turkey has appointed an ambassador to Iraq for the first time since the Gulf War and the envoy is expected to take office next week.
January 4, 2001
The ruling Baath party said Thursday that the United Nations must take Iraq\'s \"legitimate\" grievances into account when the two sides embark on a p
A London-based Arabic newspaper reported on Thursday that two Iraqi army generals, including an officer involved in the July 1968 coup that brought Pr
A dialogue between Iraq and the U.N. concerning the resumption of weapons inspections in Baghdad could be delayed until February, a U.N. spokesman said on January 3rd.
Iraq exported a total of 12.9 million barrels of oil under UN supervision in the second half of December, the office administering the oil-for-food program said Wednesday.
January 3, 2001
Iraqi opposition groups in exile in London could not agree on Wednesday on whether to believe unconfirmed reports that Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein h