The civil government of postwar Iraq was headed originally by the High Commissioner, Sir Percy Cox, and his deputy, ColonelArnold Wilson. British reprisals after the murder of a British officer in Najaf failed to restore order. The most striking problem facing the British was the growing anger of the nationalists, who continued to fight against the imposition of British authority. British administration had yet to be established in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Irish oil and gas explorer Petrel Resources remains at loggerheads with its French investors over the sale of shares in the company ... The company, which has interests in offshore Ireland, Iraq and Ghana, last year obtained a High Court order blocking a trio of investors , known as the Tamraz group, from selling shares in the Irish company. Shares ... .
In May 2007, Syria's oil ministry introduced four offshore sectors for exploration, but then only the British company DoveEnergy applied ... Although Soyuzneftegaz had, since 2003, signed contracts to excavate in Iraq and Syria, it has only worked onshore and had not drilled an offshore well since its establishment.
A former sales manager of Dutch energy services company SBMOffshore was sentenced on Monday to three-and-a-half years in jail after being convicted by a London jury of bribing public officials to win oil contracts in post-occupation Iraq.
A former sales manager of Dutch energy services company SBMOffshore was sentenced on Monday to three-and-a-half years in jail after being convicted of bribing public officials to win oil contracts in post-occupation Iraq.
And today those veterans hold varying views about a victorious, short-lived campaign long since overshadowed by the prolonged Iraq and Afghanistan wars ...Robert Wetzel of Metuchen, ejected and were captured as the first POWs of the war after a missile downed their NavyA-6 Intruder over Iraq on Jan.
Offshore to be a Significant Segment in the Market. In the offshore ... In 2019, Kuwait signed a USD 600 million offshore exploration contract with Halliburton to drill six high-pressure high-temperature exploration wells in the next two to three years ... 5.1.2 Offshore ... 5.2.4Iraq.
3rd US drone strike in Iraq that killed top Iranian general Soleimani, the official said. Washington blames Iran-backed militia for regular rocket attacks on US facilities in Iraq, including near the embassy ... Iraq ... According to an official, the Pola buys oil offshore and isn’t affiliated with Iraq’s export terminals.
An aerial photo shows oil tankers load crude oil at Iraq's Al-Basra OffshoreTerminal in Basra, Iraq, Sunday, Dec ... BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's military on Saturday said explosives experts with its naval forces successfully dismantled a mine that was discovered stuck to an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf.
An aerial photo shows oil tankers load crude oil at Iraq's Al-Basra OffshoreTerminal in Basra, Iraq, Sunday, Dec ... The Iraqi statement said the mine had been attached to a tanker rented from Iraq’s Oil Marketing CompanySOMO that was refueling another vessel ... Iraq is marking the anniversary with a series of events this week.
The tankers involved in Thursday's incident were sitting just offshore from the border of Iraq and Iran near the mouth of the Euphrates and Tigris rivers in the Shatt al-Arab. Iran has been closely allied to Iraq since the 2003U.S.-led invasion that toppled dictator Saddam Hussein, while also arming and aiding militia groups in the country.