Beyond the Headlines: March 26, 2012

  • Missan begins new oil exploration
  • Alleged refinery thieves arrested
  • Naft Khana pipeline falters
  • Kuwait arrests Iraqi fishermen
Beyond the Headlines: March 26, 2012
Police in Dhi Qar province break up a fight between supporters and opponents of controversial cleric Mahmoud Sarkhi, following Friday prayers. (STAFF/Iraq Oil Report)

Missan begins new oil explorationAMARA – The Missan Oil Company has begun preliminary work to explore the Abu Amoud oil field."The technical staff at the fields has begun… to prepare the appropriate plans to conduct three-dimensional seismic surveys in order to develop studies and programs to determine oil compositions available in the field," said Missan Oil Company spokesman Khalid Wahim.The field lies along the border of Missan, Dhi Qar, and Wasit provinces, according to Wahim...

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