Anbar sues for phosphate rightsRAMADI – A top official in the Anbar provincial council said the province will file suit against the central government for restricting its plans for foreign investment in phosphate reserves.Faisal al-Issawi, a member of the council, said Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Hussain al-Shahristani ordered the province not to move forward on the phosphate development plans because it could conflict with the upcoming exploration licensing round."An official...
Beyond the Headlines: March 5-11
- Anbar sues for phosphate rights
- Leadership crisis in Diyala
- Shell signs power plant deal
- Southern provinces reshuffle security