And what about Iraq? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • MichaelF
    • 14.03.10 | 17:30 (IST)

    Ever since Saddam's fall in 2003, Iraq's trade relationship with Iran has been increasing. In 2008, Iraq did $4 billion in business with Iran. It was the same in 2009. By the end of 2010, the estimate, due to a series of new agreements, is $8 billion. Much of this trade is backed by US taxpayer money. Iraq continues to undermine the US policy towards Iran, only because no one wants to admit that over 4000 Americans died in a war which only benefited Iran.

    from the article: France FM: UN sanctions on Iran not likely before June
    First published 13:57 14.03.10 | Last updated 13:57 14.03.10
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