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Huge fire destroys oil refinery in northern Iraq

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) – A huge fire broke out on Wednesday night at an oil refinery’s asphalt storage facility in Erbil, the capital of the Kurdistan region of Iraq. Nearly 40 firefighting teams were trying to contain the fire, the cause…

Baghdad, Qatar’s UrbaCon discuss setting up 2,100 megawatt power plant

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) – The Iraqi Minister of Electricity, Ziyad Ali Fadel, announced on Sunday that the government is studying setting up a 2,100 megawatt power plant in Baiji in the northern governorate of Salah Al-Din. The Iraqi Electricity Ministry mentioned…