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Letter from Director General of Energy Regarding UK Engagement in Iraqi Oil Issues 3.10.2003


This source discusses the role of Britain in organising and managing the regrowth of the Iraqi oil industry. The source highlights the importance of working directly with the management of the Iraqi national oil companies and ensuring that Britain’s role and vision are matched by the US’s policy. This source is of significant use to scholars as it demonstrates British priorities as well as the importance of exchanging information between the British and Iraqi companies in order to ensure best practice within the Iraqi oil sector.