VOL. XXXVIII

NO. 45

7-AUGUST-1995

Iraq

US Opposes Any Lifting Of Iraqi Oil Sanctions In Foreseeable Future

President Clinton, along with senior administration officials, confirmed lastweek that Washington will not allow any lifting of Iraqi oil sanctions in theforeseeable future. The US statements coincided with the visit to Baghdad on 4August by Mr. Rolf Ekeus, the head of the UN Special Commission (UNSCOM)responsible for the elimination of Iraq's weapons of mass destruction. Duringthis trip Mr....