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Kuwait and USSR Sign Agreement on Oil Industry Cooperation

Kuwait and the USSR have signed a protocol providing for cooperation in jointoil industry projects in their two countries. The agreement was signed in Kuwaiton 16 February at the conclusion of a visit to Kuwait by the Soviet Oil IndustryMinister, Mr. Vasily Dinkov.

Although no specific projects have yet been identified, it is understood thatthe purpose of the agreement is to provide a framework for...