KUWAIT/SAUDI ARABIA

Kuwait, Saudi Spat Over Neutral Zone Heats Up

A dispute between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia over production in their shared fields of the Partitioned Neutral Zone (PNZ) has escalated in the past week, despite efforts to resolve the row that has shut in more than 500,000 b/d of production. Kuwaiti Oil Minister ‘Ali al-‘Umair has reportedly written to his Saudi Arabian counterpart Ali Naimi, calling for a resumption of output from the PNZ and holding the kingdom...