NO. 18


Iraq/ Jordan

Iraq And Jordan To Build A Pipeline To 'Aqaba When Sanctions Are Lifted

Mr. Walid 'Asfur, the Jordanian Oil and Energy Minister, announced on 25January that Jordan and Iraq had agreed to study the possibility of building anoil pipeline to 'Aqaba after the international sanctions against Iraq arelifted. He added that the project also encompasses the building of a refinery at'Aqaba geared to both the domestic market and exports. The statement, issued...