Payments continue for Kurdish oil exports

Daniel J. GraeberLONDON, Feb. 19 (UPI) — Though its government said it’s struggling financially, Gulf Keystone Petroleum said it was still getting paid for oil exported from the Kurdish north of Iraq.

Spain plans Predator drone purchase

Richard TomkinsSAN DIEGO, Feb. 18 (UPI) — Spain’s Defense Ministry has decided to acquire Predator B drones, designated MQ-9 Reaper in the United States, from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems.