Results for Tag: Saddam Hussein

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Iran

With 10 per cent of the world’s oil reserves, Iran has the fourth largest oil reserves after Saudi Arabia, Venezuela and Canada. Iran played an important role in the international oil market until sanctions were first imposed in 1979 by the United States.

Iraq

Iraq, along with neighbouring countries sits atop the world’s most prolific collection of hydrocarbon deposits, containing some 60% of the world’s known reserves.