WATCHING THE WORLD IRAQ'S NEW PIPELINE

with Roger Vielvoye from London Iraq marked its emergence as the second most powerful oil state in the Middle East by formally inaugurating the new crude oil pipeline from Zubair in southern Iraq to Yanbu on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia. The 1.65 million b/d IPSA-2, operational since last September, was inaugurated in a ceremony earlier this month attended by Iraqi Oil Minister Isam al-Chalabi and his Saudi Arabian counterpart, Hisham Nazer.

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