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North and South Yemen

YCIOMR Resumes Negotiations with the Consortium this Week

MEES learns that negotiations will resume this week between The Yemen Companyfor Investment in Oil and Mineral Resources (YCIOMR) and the four-nationconsortium (US/French/Soviet/Kuwait) for oil exploration in the border zonebetween North and South Yemen. Sharp differences have been encountered betweenthe two parties during the past two months over the proposals and counterproposals...