Posts Tagged ‘post-war scenarios’
23 October 2002
International oil companies interested in securing footing in a post-war Iraq have few clues on where to start. The Bush administration is forging ahead with war plans, but US State Dept. attempts to organize an energy working group for exiled Iraqi opposition members are in disarray as divisions among the opposition groups persist.
“A number of oil companies have been querying about the possible political outcome of a war on Iraq,” says one US diplomat. At the moment, however, “we are mostly concerned with building an international …