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Elf Makes Fourth Discovery in Dair al-Zur Permit

Elf Aquitaine has made a fourth oil discovery at Jafra in its Dair al-Zurpermit in northeast Syria, according to a company announcement on 8 July. Thewell, Jafra 101, tested at a rate of 9,400 b/d of good quality 34 API crudeoil through a 1-inch choke. In addition to Jafra, the announcement states thatthe discovery of oil at the al-Tabyieh 101 well has been confirmed followingthe completion of al-Tabyieh 103,...