Iraq May Lose $50bn Over OPEC+ Deal, Warns Ex-minister

Iraq may lose $50bn over OPEC+ deal, warns ex-minister

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 | By middleeastmonitor | 8 Hits

Iraq8217s commitment to a recent agreement by the Russianled OPEC group will deprive the country of 750000 barrels of oil per day bpd the former Iraqi oil minister warned yesterday OPEC deal would incur 50 billion in losses over the next two years Ibrahim Bahr AlUlloum told Russia Today RT In an interview where he discussed the deals potential negative economic impact AlUlloum said that Iraq must review the OPEC agreement warning that Baghdad could not bear the burden of other countries interests The exminister was rec >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

no imageIsrael: intelligence minister insists no F-35s for UAE
Mon, 07 Sep 2020 21:01 | Hits : 12 | US

Israels Minister of Intelligence insisted on Sunday that it is impossible for the UAE to be allowed to buy advanced USmade F35 jet fighters Kan TV has reported We will act against the sale of F35s to the UAE said Eli Cohen We oppose it Cohen stressed that Israel would not allow the UAE or indeed any other countries in the Middle East to purchase the jets This is he explained be...

no imageAppeal court upholds prison sentence for Mubarak-era minister
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 03:01 | Hits : 2 | US

An Egyptian appeal court has upheld a threeyear prison sentence for a former minister from the cabinet that was ousted along with the countrys longserving President Hosni Mubarak in 2011 The ouster came about as a result of the popular uprising known as the 25 January Revolution In September 2018 the Cairo Criminal Court sentenced Safwat ElSherif 87 to three years in prison and fined him ...

no imageIraq summons ex-ministers of interior, defence over crackdown on protests
Fri, 04 Sep 2020 21:01 | Hits : 2 | US

The former Iraqi ministers of interior and defence have been summoned as part of the governments ongoing investigation into the violent protests that swept the country late last year and led to the killing of hundreds of protesters the chairman of the Supreme Judicial Council revealed yesterday Judge Faiq Zaidan said in a statement that he had met with the National Security Adviser Qasim AlAra...

no imageMinister: Turkey conducts over 8M coronavirus tests
Thu, 10 Sep 2020 06:01 | Hits : 5 | US

Healthcare professionals in Turkey have conducted a total of over 81 million tests to diagnose the novel coronavirus the top health official said Wednesday Anadolu reports 8220In total more than 8 million tests have been carried out8221 Fahrettin Koca said on Twitter Turkeyconfirmed 1673 new cases of COVID19 bringing the nationwide tally to 284943 he said The total number of re...

no imageNews Story | State Media: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Resigns
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 06:03 | Hits : 31 | US

Irans staterun IRNA news agency says Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has resignedIRNA cited a spokesman Abbas Mousavi confirming Zarif resigned after an Instagram post from the longtime diplomat offered an apology for his inability to continue to his serviceThere was no immediate reason offered for what prompted Zarifs resignationHowever the diplomat was the driving force behind...

no imageFaith leaders fight their own trauma as they minister to families of those killed in Chicago violenc
Fri, 14 Aug 2020 21:01 | Hits : 23 | US

Religious leaders in Chicago struggle to cope with citys violence...

no imageNews Story | ISIS Fighter Wants to Return to Italy, Warns of 'Sleeper Cells'
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 07:03 | Hits : 18 | US

An Islamic State fighter detained in Syria urged Italy on Saturday to let him come home to start a new life saying said he had abandoned the selfstyled jihadist caliphate after growing disillusioned with its rulersMounsef alMkhayar a 22yearold of Moroccan descent who grew up in Italy spoke to Reuters in his first interview since surrendering to the USbacked Syrian Democratic Forces S...

no imageNews Story | May Faces More Brexit Woes After UK Minister Quits
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 03:01 | Hits : 29 | US

The latest minister to quit British Prime Minister Theresa Mays government because of Brexit said Saturday that the prime ministers compromise agreement would leave Britain outnumbered and outmaneuvered in future negotiations with the European UnionExUniversities and Science Minister Sam Gyimah likened the agreement to playing soccer against opponents who are the referee and they make the rul...

no imageAoun warns Lebanon will go 'to hell' unless government agreed
Tue, 22 Sep 2020 03:01 | Hits : 1 | US

President Michel Aoun warned on Monday Lebanon was going 8220to hell8221 if a new government was not formed and said agreeing one could need a miracle after positions had hardened between rival factions His televised address underlined the severe challenges facing French efforts to get Lebanon8217s fractious leaders to form a new government and rescue the country from financial meltdown...

no imageLebanon's foreign minister quits over lack of 'will to reform'
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 18:00 | Hits : 13 | US

Lebanon8217s Foreign Minister Nassif Hitti resigned on Monday over what he described as a lack of political will to reform as his nation wrestles with a financial crisis posing the biggest threat to stability since a 19751990 civil war Foreign donors have made it clear there will be no aid until Beirut enacts longstalled reforms to tackle state waste and corruption root causes of the collap...

Senarai Hotel Wajib Dikunjungi Cuti Sekolah
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 18:00 | Hits : 262 | US