BBC News: UN official blasts Iraq sanctions
The man responsible for co-ordinating the Iraqi oil-for-food deal says sanctions are killing children, destroying society and probably strengthening the country's leadership.
London Times: Murder of British Tourists and Iraqis
Reproduced article equating the well reported murder of Britons abroad as callous as the bombing or Iraq by UK planes. (March 05, 1999)
UN: Concern at interruption in the flow of Iraqi oil for export
"Given the depressed price of oil and the state of Iraq's oil industry, there's currently a $900 million gap between the revenue expected and what's needed to fund the humanitarian programme. This shortfall is already cutting deeply into the allocations for water and sanitation, agriculture and education." (March 02, 1999)
Sanctions on Iraq - a Fair Penalty?
Precis of Sabah Al-Mukhtar's talk at Cambridge University, UK (November 26, 1997)
Last update:
October 20, 2013 at 5:15:04 UTC
Society
Sports
All Languages
Arts
Business
Computers
Games
Health
Home
News
Recreation
Reference
Regional
Science
Shopping