Iraq ready to halt oil exports to United States

 

Iraq has said it is prepared to halt oil supplies to the United States.

Iraq's ruling Baath party yesterday called on Arab countries to use their oil power against Israel and the US to ensure the liberation of Palestinian land.

Iraqi people stage a demonstraion against Israel and America in Baghdad.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mr Kamal Kharazi says Tehran would also "consider" using oil as a weapon.

PA