October 26, 2000
The U.N. sanctions committee on Iraq is scheduled to meet on October 30th to consider Baghdad’s request that its customers under the oil-for-food program pay for their crude in Euros instead of dollar
October 25, 2000
The United Nations said that Iraq has sold more than 36.2 billion dollars worth of crude oil, or more than 2.1 billion barrels, since the beginning of
The Pentagon said that a movement of Republican Guard troops into the desert west of Baghdad appearrd to be related to the Iraqi military's annual tra
A delegation of Arab trade unionists is set to fly to Baghdad from Damascus on Thursday in an act of solidarity against the decade-old UN sanctions ag
Iraq has sold more than 36.2 billion dollars worth of crude oil, or more than 2.1 billion barrels, since the beginning of the "oil-for-food" program in December 1996, the United Nations said Tuesday.
October 24, 2000
An aircraft carrying 130 Lebanese trade union leaders landed in sanctions-bound Iraq Tuesday, the second solidarity flight from Beirut to Baghdad.
October 23, 2000
Iraq has urged Arabs to declare a holy war or jihad against their own leaders to avenge the failure to agree action at the Arab summit in Cairo.
October 22, 2000
Iraq's number two Ezzat Ibrahim has said his country had drawn up its reservations over the final communique from the weekend Arab summit in Cairo.
Iraqi Trade Minister Mohammad Mahdi Saleh has protested that Israel had blocked two Iraqi consignments of humanitarian aid from entering Palestinian t
A team of Saudi and Iraqi experts has begun searching for the remains of a Saudi pilot downed in Iraq during the 1991 Gulf war.
October 21, 2000
Iraq's official media on Saturday gave strong voice to doubts that the Arab summit in Cairo will succeed and urged a boycott of Israel and once more,
October 20, 2000
Nearly 4.5 million Iraqis have volunteered to fight alongside the Palestinians in their uprising against Israel.
Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov insisted that British and US aircraft should stop bombing Iraq during talks with a visiting Iraqi minister.
October 19, 2000
Iraq will attend its first Middle East summit for a decade in Cairo on Saturday amid a call to mobilize combatants for a jihad on the Jewish state.
Sanctions-hit Iraq dispatched 60 trucks of food and medicine to the Palestinian territories.