Corruption and Insurgency Funding

  • Interview with Barham Salih (16 Nov 2006)

    Interview with deputy prime minister in the Financial Times newspaper in which he claims that corruption ‘is fuelling Iraqi conflicts’

  • Article on Intercepting Insurgency Aid (01 Nov 2006)

    Article in the Washington Post newspaper on trying to prevent smuggling and other funding of Iraq insurgency groups on the Syria border

  • Second Transparency Report on Smuggling of Crude Oil and Petroleum (2006)

    This document, produced by the inspector general of Iraq's ministry of oil and translated by Revenue Watch, describes corruption in the oil sector, and particularly the multi-billion dollar smuggling of crude petroleum and refined products.