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Russia's LukoilAcquires Stake In Tunisia Through Swap With Agip

Lukoil of Russiaand Agip of Italy signed an agreement on 21 January whereby Lukoil will acquirea share in two Tunisian offshore oilfields, the El Haouaria and Enfida, whichare held by Agip. Agip in turn will acquire a share of the Vostochno Pridoroznjefield in Siberia. The two companies formed the Leag oil service company inMoscow in 1992. This is the first foreign joint venture for a Russia...