Iraq

December 12, 2000

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Iraq has accepted the renewal of the UN oil-for-food accord for another six months, clearing the way for a resumption of crude exports suspended since December 1, the official news agency INA announce

December 11, 2000

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Renovation work has begun on Baghdad airport\'s second runway, in order to increase traffic capacity.

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Iraq has accepted the renewal of the UN oil-for-food accord for another six months, clearing the way for a resumption of crude exports suspended since

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The French group Alcatel is to install a telecomm station in Iraq next year in a UN-approved contract worth seven million dollars.

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Iraq on Sunday kept up criticism of a UN oil-for-food programme ahead of its expected resumption of oil exports which have been suspended since December 1.

December 10, 2000

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Iraq on Sunday kept up criticism of a UN oil-for-food program ahead of its expected resumption of oil exports which have been suspended since December

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An official Iraqi newspaper on Sunday criticized France for its stand on the decade-old embargo on Baghdad and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, charg

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The Iraqi leadership on Saturday hinted it would resume crude exports under the UN oil-for-food programme, while criticizing the Security Council\'s renewal of the four-year-old deal. It also said Ira

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Beirut and Damascus agreed Friday to repair a pipeline as soon as possible to allow Lebanon to take advantage of Iraqi oil in the 'oil for food' programme, after an agreement with Baghdad which should

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The Iraqi leadership on Saturday hinted it would resume crude exports under the UN oil-for-food programme, while criticizing the Security Council\'s renewal of the four-year-old deal.

December 8, 2000

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The United Nations said Friday that its oil overseers had resolved a disagreement with Iraq which led Baghdad to cut off exports of 2.4 million barrel

December 7, 2000

02:00 GMT

Three Iraqis were wounded Thursday in US and British air attacks on civilian targets in southern Iraq, an Iraqi a military spokesman has said.

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Kuwait\'s coast guard has seized five ships on suspicion of busting the UN embargo slapped on Iraq for its 1990 occupation of the emirate.

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Asharq al-Awsat newspaper reported Thursday that Iraq is set to hand secret service agents diplomatic posts in embassies abroad from the start of 2001

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Iraq said Thursday it had not yet formulated a response to the UN Security Council\'s renewal of the new six-month phase of the oil-for-food program i