"Saddam announced in Nov 2000 that he would no longer accept US dollars for oil but rather only Euros or gold." - Submitted by PawnStorm12 on Tue, 01/10/2012
"This same thing happened in Iraq when in October of 2001, Saddam Hussein claimed he would no longer trade its oil for U.S dollars (AKA Petro-Dollars) but instead would accept only Euros or gold." - Submitted by PawnStorm12 on Tue, 12/25/2012
Saddam... would... accept only Euros or gold.
Harems were not mentioned, but assumed. Also generally accepted for payment in Arabia: sheep, goat, camel, carpets, oil painting, vase, etc.
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