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Shamal Aqrawi

Kurds say Exxon still working in North Iraq

Mar 17 2012

ARBIL, Iraq Exxon Mobil has not suspended its work in Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, an aide to the region's president said on Saturday, after Baghdad said Exxon had frozen its Kurdish deal.

Kurds say Exxon still working in North Iraq

Mar 17 2012

ARBIL, Iraq Exxon Mobil has not suspended its work in Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, an aide to the region's president said on Saturday, after Baghdad said Exxon had frozen its Kurdish deal.

Iraq Kurd chief refuses fugitive leader handover

Mar 15 2012

ERBIL, Iraq Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region will not hand over fugitive Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi to stand trial in Baghdad because "Kurdish ethics" forbid it, the region's leader said on Thursday.

World News

World powers urge truce as Israel-Palestinian conflict rages

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) -Israel bombarded Gaza with air strikes and Palestinian militants resumed cross-border rocket fire on Tuesday after a brief overnight lull during which the U.N. sent a small fuel convoy into the enclave, where it says 52,000 people are now displaced.