No. 17



Security Council Mulls New Proposals On Iraq As Current OilExport Program Ends On 24 May

In an effort to try and reach a consensus in a still deeplydivided Security Council, Russia and the UK have submitted separate proposalsregarding the UNs approach to Iraq. Coming on the heels of the recommendationssubmitted to the Security Council last month by three UN panels (MEES, 5April), the two draft resolutions are an attempt to reshape relations withIraq, which has...