Iraq and Jordan Hold Talks on Oil Cooperation 

The Iraqi Minister of Oil, Mr. Qasim Ahmad Taqi, held talks in 'Amman on 2 May with the Jordanian Prime Minister, Mr. Zaid al-Rifati, and the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Dr. Hisham al-Khatib, on ways and means of strengthening cooperation between the two countries in oil and gas exploration and providing Jordan with Iraqi technical assistance.

Iraqi geological teams, it will be recalled, have carried out...