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‘IS-infested’ island wiped out by 40 tonnes of explosives

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US warplanes have dropped 40 tonnes of explosives on an island in northern Iraq to annihilate an Islamic State hideout. F-15 and F-35 fighter jets were used in the joint operation between US-led coalition forces and the Iraqi Counter-Terrorism Service, which targeted Qanus Island in the Tigris River. Footage of the attack on IS – Read More

Unipec resells U.S. oil to India, South Korea after China tariffs -sources

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SINGAPORE/NEW DELHI (Reuters) – China’s Unipec is reselling some of the crude oil it imports from the United States to buyers in India and South Korea to avoid tariffs Beijing imposed in its trade war with the U.S., three sources with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday. Unipec, the trading arm of Asia’s top Read More

Iraq would face ‘wrath of US’ if oil pipeline projects with Iran go ahead

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Washington would do anything to prevent an Iran-Iraq oil pipeline from ever being built, even if the Europeans were in favor, policy researchers told RT. “Iraq would feel the wrath of the US” should it pursue a cross-border pipeline project with its neighbor Iran, believes the head of the British-based consultancy firm Alfa Energy, John Read More

Iran seeks to revive oil pipeline across Iraq to Syria amid tensions in Hormuz strait – media

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Tehran has discussed with Baghdad the possibility of reopening a pipeline linking Iran and Syria through Iraqi territory to avoid using the Strait of Hormuz for oil transportation in the Persian Gulf. The pipeline would link Iran with the Syrian port city of Biniyas on the Mediterranean Sea, al-Sumaria television channel reported, citing a source Read More