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New Iraqi oil minister appointed

Iraq’s parliament has approved the appointment of Jabar Ali al-Luaibi, a former head of state-run South Oil Co., as oil minister.
By Staff reporter 15 August 2016 0 21520

Iraq’s parliament has approved the appointment of Jabar Ali al-Luaibi, a former head of state-run South Oil Co., as oil minister.

His appointment was announced on state television on Monday.