Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LII

No 14

6-Apr-2009

IRAN

Iran Considers Alternate Route For Gas Pipeline To Syria

Iran is now looking at an alternate route for a pipeline to deliver Iranian gas to Syria and Europe, according to Iranian Minister of Petroleum Gholamhossein Nozari, who last week met in Damascus with his Syrian counterpart Sufian 'Alaw. Mr Nozari said that the proposed pipeline would run from Irans southern gas network to Iraq, and cross into Syria to reach a Mediterranean export...