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What Is the Likely Timing of Iraq's Re-entry onto the World Oil Scene?

In an excellent piece of analysis (see MEES, 9 May 1994) Dr. Walid Khadduriof the Middle East Economic Survey concludes that the middle of 1995 could beconsidered as the likely time sanctions on Iraq will be removed. In fact, according to the letter of Resolution 687, paragraph 22, the sanctions on Iraqshould be lifted once the United Nations' inspecting teams give Iraq a final and...