ISIL disrupts phosphate supplies in Iraq
Published: Monday, 01 December 2014
While ISIL’s disruption to phosphate supplies will primarily affect Iraq, the group’s interference in the industry proves that it has the potential to affect more than just oil supplies.
Extreme jihadi rebel group, the Islamic
State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is disrupting the
fertiliser industry in Iraq by directing
phosphate rock to Raqqa, Syria, according to the Iraqi Ministry
of Human Rights (MHR).
"ISIL has taken control...