Oil in Iraq: A Trillion Dollar Prize
Monday, December 2, 2002
As a conflict between the United States and Saddam Hussein looms, the future of Iraq – and its billions of barrels of oil – may be decided soon. The U.S. State Department has 15 different working groups planning the future of the country. Yet spokesman Greg Sullivan says "there have been no discussions on oil." Outside the U.S. government, the debate about Iraq's oil is already underway.