Iraq

July 26, 2000

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Vice President Taha Yassin Ramadan said Wednesday that Iraq plans to review the UN oil-for-food accord, charging that it steals the money of the sanct

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(AFP, BAGHDAD) - Baghdad's international airport is undergoing a facelift in preparation for the resumption of flights after 10-year-old sanctions against Iraq are lifted.

July 25, 2000

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Iraq's Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz arrived in Moscow Tuesday on a four-day visit for talks which diplomats said would focus on the easing of UN s

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Baghdad's international airport is undergoing a facelift in preparation for the resumption of flights after 10-year-old sanctions against Iraq are lif

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The southern Wallonia region of Belgium is currently negotiating the sale of 3,000 dairy cows to Iraq.

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(AFP, DUBAI) - With 10 years already lost under sanctions since the disastrous invasion of Kuwait, Iraq faces several more bleak decades to come with or without President Saddam Hussein.

July 24, 2000

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(AFP, BRUSSELS) - The southern Wallonia region of Belgium is currently negotiating the sale of 3,000 dairy cows to Iraq and plans to export other agricultural products there.

July 23, 2000

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An amnesty introduced one year ago in favor of Iraqis who left the country illegally is still open for those wanting to return to the country, a forei

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(AFP, BAGHDAD) - Iraq's oil minister condemned Saudi Arabia on Saturday for deciding to increase its output, saying the world's top oil exporter was damaging the interests of fellow OPEC members.

July 22, 2000

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Iraq said Saturday it aims to double oil output capacity to six million barrels per day (bpd) "by its own means" if foreign companies opt out because

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Iraq's oil minister condemned Saudi Arabia on Saturday for deciding to increase its output, saying the world's top oil exporter was damaging the inter

July 20, 2000

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Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Tareq Aziz on July 26th in Moscow. Aziz is expected to arrive in the Russian ca

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Tehran is contesting Baghdad\'s assertion that 29,000 Iraqi prisoners of war remain in Iran, the government newspaper Iran said Thursday. \"Iraqi offi

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Baghdad on Thursday rejected accusations by Tehran that Iraq was responsible for the recent "terrorist" attacks by Iran's armed opposition movement, t

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(AFP BAGHDAD) -- Iraq has signed an agreement to sell 20 million barrels of oil to Indonesia for $500 million.