Iraq

February 22, 2001

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Most of the bombs dropped by US warplanes on Iraqi radar stations during last week's airstrikes missed their mark, said a report.

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The former Egyptian actress Huda Ramzi is reported to be secretly negotiating with the renowned Iraqi singer, Kazem Al Saher

February 21, 2001

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The US administration plans to protest to Beijing about its assistance with Iraqi anti-aircraft systems and to urge the Asian country to abide by the

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An Iraqi student at the faculty of Fine Arts of Baghdad University has obtained a Master’s degree for his theses on the renowned late Egyptian singer Umm Kulthoom

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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

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Iraq and Egypt signed an accord in Baghdad Tuesday to boost land, sea and air transportation links, including more frequent Egyptian flights to Baghdad.

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Iraq vigorously rejected Sunday Washington's explanation for Friday's US-British air strikes over Baghdad.

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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

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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

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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

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The United States and Britain have turned to air and missile strikes on Iraq several times since a Washington-led multinational coalition evicted Iraq