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Total Tests Two Discoveries in East Shabwa Block

Total of France, operator of East Shabwa Block No 10, has struck oil in twowells drilled in the block - Kharir No. 1 and Kharir No. 2. The wells arelocated close to CanadianOxy's discoveries in the adjacent Block No. 14. Totalis currently testing the two discoveries to determine the thickness of the oilbearing structure and the commerciality of the field (for map, see MEES, 22 June1992). Total has a 28.57%...