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Saudi Arabia

Iraq Security Council Renews Sanctions Against Iraq But Splits OnStatement

For the first time since the sanctions against Iraq were imposed in August1990, the UN Security Council has exhibited a serious and public split over themessage it should send to Baghdad regarding its future intentions. While theCouncil agreed unanimously on Wednesday 16 March to renew the sanctions for twomore months, it remained divided as MEES went to press on Friday evening...