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Oil executives had “friends in high places” in Iraq, court hears

By Sam Fry

24 January 2020

Oil executives had “friends in high places” in Iraq, court hears Credit: iStock.com/whitemay

Unaoil employees paid for flights, hotels and shopping trips for senior officials at an Iraqi state-owned oil company as part of an allegedly corrupt scheme, a jury has heard.