Oil smuggling presents new embarrassment for Iraq

Oil smuggling presents new embarrassment for Iraq

SULAIMANIYAH, Iraq - (AP) The smuggling of tens of thousands of gallons a day of crude oil and refined fuels from northern Iraq to Iran, in violation of new U.S. sanctions, is stoking tensions between Iraq's central government and its Kurdish provincial counterparts.

The reports about the oil smuggling surfaced just over a week ...

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