US does not want to spend money on oil in Syria and Iraq

Friday, 10 July, 2020 - 07:40

The draft US military budget for 2021 includes a ban on expenses associated with the exercise of control over the oil resources of Iraq and Syria.  This is stated in a press release from the Appropriations Committee of the House of Representatives.

At the same time, it is proposed to allocate $ 700 million to provide assistance, including training of foreign security services, irregular armed groups and persons who are involved in activities aimed at combating the Islamic State terrorist group in the Middle East.