NO. 43



No Agreement for Iraqi Oil Pipeline to 'Aqaba, Says Jordanian Minister

Mr. 'Ali Abu Raghib, the Jordanian Energy Minister, told the Los AngelesTimes on 18 July that only informal talks had been held earlier this year withMr. Usama al-Hiti, the Iraqi Oil Minister, on reviving the project for a 900-km.Iraqi-Jordanian oil pipeline from the K-3 pumping station to the port of 'Aqaba,and that there has so far been no agreement on the project or on any financial...