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Iraq Deplores New UN Plan For Limited Oil Sales

In a dramatic show of defiance on Friday, Iraq poured scorn on a new UNSecurity Council resolution providing for limited sales of Iraqi oil to financepurchases of humanitarian supplies for that sanctions-bound country. Althoughthe preparation of the plan was largely the work of the US and the UK, the finalwording of the resolution (for text see page A3) was the outcome of intensiveconsultations between leading...