Lt. General 'Amir Rashid Replaces Habubi As Iraqi Oil Minister
A presidential decree was issued in Baghdad on 30 June appointing LieutenantGeneral 'Amir Muhammad Rashid as Minister of Oil, replacing Mr. Safa Jawad al-Habubiwho was designated a presidential adviser with ministerial rank. No reason wasgiven for the sudden reshuffle.
Lt. General Rashid was Director General of Iraq's Military IndustrializationAuthority (MIA), and head of the Iraqi technical team...
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