Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 49

3-December-2007

Open Letter From Iraqi Oil Experts To Parliament

The following is the translated text of a letter sent to the speaker and members of the Iraqi parliament on 26 November by 60 Iraqi oil experts, commenting on the recent signing of 15 production-sharing agreements between the Kurdish Region Government (KRG) and international oil companies, without the prior approval of the federal oil ministry or the approval of a federal oil law.

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