June 2011
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);6/23/2011, Vol. 198 Issue 5117, p13
The article reports that Iraq has requested the assistance of the United Nations (UN) in tracking down the missing 17 billion dollars. Accordingly, the money has been sent by the U.S. to help with the reconstruction of Iraq after the ouster of Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein in 2003. However, An Iraqi committee has sent a request for assistance together with a 50-page report indicating the corruption committed by American institutions.


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