RepositorySpecial Collections Archives (GB 0029)
Ref NoEUL MS 143/15/4
Alt Ref NoB.30a
TitlePapers relating to damage of Iraqi oil installations during the Second Gulf War
DescriptionFolder of presscuttings, telex reports and digest bulletins relating to the damage and repair of Iraqi oil installations during the Second Gulf War, with details of some of the repairs required and predictions on how the oil industry might recover. These include statistics on oil production and export, newspaper reports about calls for international investment in oil projects both before and after the war, reports from the Baghdad Observer, Financial Times and Reuters on damage to individual refineries and pipelines, resumption of oil production after the war (April 1990) with the challenges caused by the remaining embargo, and plans to reopen the Iraq-Turkey pipeline in September 1991.
Access StatusOpen
Creator_NameCrusoe; Jonathan Richard Huthwaite (1953-1991); journalist and writer
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