Haliburton was only to help lobby for Iraq and make them look more credible. :grumpy: But it always possible that Haliburton hauled a piece of pipe or two for Iraq in order to get the oil and gas job bid.
There are a host of opinions on this, ranging from the above to, Haliburton is to be a subcontractor for orential Kish in oil and gas development in Iran, to:
[OUOTE]According to a February 2001 report in the Wall Street Journal, “Halliburton Products & Services Ltd. works behind an unmarked door on the ninth floor of a new north Tehran tower block. A brochure declares that the company was registered in 1975 in the Cayman Islands, is based in the Persian Gulf sheikdom of Dubai and is non-American. But, like the sign over the receptionist's head, the brochure bears the company's name and red emblem, and offers services from Halliburton units around the world