VOL. XXXIX

No. 17

22-January-1996

IRAQ

UN Calls On Iraq To Hold New Round Of Talks On Humanitarian Oil Sales

Following months of intensive diplomatic contacts between UN Secretary General Butros Ghali and senior Iraqi diplomats, the Security Council agreed on 18 January that the Secretary General should call on Iraq to start a new round of talks on humanitarian oil sales. The considerable confusion which presently surrounds this subject has been generated by various apparently...