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Iraq and Turkey Agree on Construction of 70,000 b/d Ain Zalah-BatnanPipeline Link

Iraq and Turkey agreed on 16 April to construct a crude oil pipeline linkingthe Ain Zalah oilfields in northern Iraq to the eastern Turkish oil producingand refining center of Batman. An agreement to this effect was signed during thevisit to Ankara last week of a senior Iraqi delegation headed by Mr Taha YasinRamadhan, First Deputy Premier. The new domestic pipeline will have...