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Business Iraq

  • Oil prices vulnerable?

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis speaks with Jeff Grossman, BRG Brokerage president, about concerns to potential oil supply disruptions in Libya and Iraq.

  • Secretary Kerry meets with Kurdish leaders

    Secretary of State John Kerry is in northern Iraq urging the leaders of the Kurdistan region to stand with Baghdad in an attempt to hold Iraq together as a country. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the latest in the crisis.

  • Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.

    If Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki stays in power, expect more fighting. But a replacement will be just as telling.

  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

    Iraqi Kurdistan needs Turkey’s political and security support to emerge as an independent state, says former White House adviser David L. Phillips.

  • US 'has to step up' in Iraq

    Morris Reid, managing director at Mercury, comments on the latest developments in Iraq and says that ultimately the U.S will "step up and do the right thing."

  • Iraq Debrief: What are U.S. oil companies facing?

    CNBC's Patti Domm sits down with CNBC Chief International Correspondent Michelle Caruso-Cabrera to discuss her recent travels to Iraq and her take on the big concerns over oil.

  • Destabilization risk greater than Iraq: Expert

    Providing his perspective on Iraq, former U.S. Secretary of Defense William Cohen, says the most important thing to do is sure up the defenses in Jordan and Saudi Arabia to prevent ISIS from destabilizing both countries.

  • Is the uptrend in oil about to reverse?

    As long as the Sunni insurgency remains contained in the northern part of Iraq, pressure on oil prices may start to ease soon, says Jason Feer, COO, Americas at Argus Media.

  • Gartman: Nigeria's threat to oil

    Dennis Gartman of "The Gartman Letter" says oil traders should keep a close eye on Nigeria.

  • Oil increase could derail US economy: Expert

    Discussing how turmoil in Iraq could impact gas prices, with John Hofmeister, former president Shell Oil Company and founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy. Hofmeister says he is worried about the U.S. taking this event seriously and doing something to protect Americans from volatility and uncertainty.

  • ISIS includes ex-Hussein militants

    Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Iraqi officials to try and get them to form a new government as ISIS captures more towns. NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports the latest from the besieged country.

  • Power Rundown: Wealth problems

    CNBC's Sue Herera, Simon Hobbs and Julia Boorstin, look at today's "Power Lunch" stories, including a study on "rich people problems."

  • Does oil go higher?

    Discussing oil's next move amid crisis in Iraq, with Peter Amandio, Chicago Energies President.

  • Sunni rebels threatened to invade Jordan

    More Iraqi cities have fallen to the heavily armed al-Qaida linked Sunni group. CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details.

  • Sec. Kerry meets with al-Maliki

    NBC's Ayman Mohyeldin reports Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Iraq and has met with Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. Mohyeldin says ISIS fighters have taken control of the border between Syria and Iraq.

  • ISIS seizes more territory

    Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Baghdad to meet with top Iraqi officials, reports NBC News' Ayman Mohyeldin. ISIS fighters continued to take territory along the Jordanian, Syrian and Iraqi borders, over the weekend.

  • Traders see profit taking in crude

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis provides insight to oil and gas prices, and the status of the Iraqi oil supply.

  • How to gain stability in Iraq: Sen. Johnson

    We need to do whatever we can for the Kurds up in the north, says Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-Wis.), sharing his thoughts on the political turmoil sweeping Iraq and what the U.S. should do to help.

  • Iraq insurgency fueling oil prices

    John Kingston, Platts Global director of news, provides insight on oil production in Iraq as the ongoing crisis prompts some cutbacks in northern production.

  • Iraq is a failed state: Author

    David Phillips, "The Kurdish Spring" author, explains why the U.S. needs a plan on the Iraq crisis and should foster a relationship with Turkey.