Pakistan News Service

Sunday Dec 21, 2014, Safar 28, 1436 Hijri
Logo Logo
LATEST :
Pakistan News Home -> Iraq News


  Iraq News  

Iraq to postpone reparations for its 1990-91 occupation of Kuwait

13 December, 2014
BAGHDAD: Iraq is seeking to postpone a final $4.6 billion (£2.9 billion) instalment of reparations for its 1990-91 occupation of Kuwait, Finance Minister Hoshiyar Zebari told Reuters, as it faces a cash crisis caused by falling oil prices and war with Islamic State.

Since Iraq was first allowed to resume oil sales nearly two decades ago it has paid funds into a United Nations body overseeing compensation for looting and damage inflicted during Saddam Hussein& ... read more

See Also


Top Stories

Spot Light

 

Hiding under corpses: Iraqi tribesmen recount escape from Islamic State

BAGHDAD: Muhammed Hilal and about 100 other members of Iraq's Albu Nimr tribe felt safe hiding from Islamic State militants in tall grass — until the headlights of dozens of cars exposed them.

Past 4 weeks at glance

Choose Date:  Year Month  
  December 13,2014  
Suggested Sites: SaintClassified.pk   Pakistan Elections   latestnews.pk

  Speak Out View All
Imran - Qadri long march
Artilce 6 and Musharraf Trail
  Quick Vote Show Results
Question: "In view of the current situation do you think Talks with Taliban should take place only within the ambit of Article 4 of Objectives Resolution that defines our Common Purpose i.e. PM/ President down to all Pakistanis to work till we achieve the rights of Democracy, Freedom, Tolerance and Social Justice for all Pakistanis:"
Yes
No
 
Candid Corner
Exclusive by
Lt. Col. Riaz Jafri (Retd)
LHC tells Sharif family to pay Rs 3.5bn mark-up on loan
Osama's killer comes forward to reveal his name
Suggested Sites