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xrcrguy
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posted 28 March 2003 02:21 PM      Profile for xrcrguy   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
Inspired by the secret & lies thread, I've decided to fire up a war contract thread. Please add links to companies playing a direct role in rebuilding Iraq, as well as potential contracts.

Halliburton - $900 million

Stevedoring Services - Union busters

American wireless to come?

[ 28 March 2003: Message edited by: xrcrguy ]


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Tommy M
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posted 28 March 2003 06:38 PM      Profile for Tommy M     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
Well, there won't be any Russians.

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Russia can forget about its oil interests in Iraq, Washington and London having decided to cut Moscow out of any postwar arrangements in restructuring Iraq's resources, the head of Russian state-run oil firm Zarubezhneft said in an interview yesterday.

"We're clearly going to have to cut our losses on anything we have there and anything we could have had," the company's general manager Nikolai Tokarev told the daily Vremya Novostei.

"The Americans haven't gone into this war intending to share with anyone. It's a war trophy," he said.


Russia to 'lose out on Iraqi oil'


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