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Baghdad Rejects UN Terms For Iraqi Oil Sales

The Iraqi leadership has decided to turn down the latest UN terms for theresumption of limited export sales of Iraqi oil, MEES learns. Particularlyunacceptable to Baghdad is the continued UN insistence that Iraqi oil exportsshould be channeled via the northern route through the Iraqi-Turkish pipelineto the Ceyhan terminal on the Mediterranean. This decision was reachedfollowing several meetings in Baghdad during the past...