Beyond the Headlines: April 15, 2012

  • Weatherford security firm targeted
  • Additional power barges contracted
  • New Buzurgan wells flow
  • Jordan denies Iraq-Israel smuggling
Beyond the Headlines: April 15, 2012
A man drives a satuta - a cart powered by a motorcycle - in Nassiriya, in Dhi Qar province. A group of satuta and motorcycle owners has filed an official complaint to the Oil Ministry, after authorities decided to restrict gasoline sales to the small vehicles, which have become a favored tool in bombing attacks. (STAFF/Iraq Oil Report)

Weatherford security firm targeted

NASSIRIYA – Gunmen attacked the local headquarters of the Ta’az security company, which is contracted by U.S. drilling company Weatherford for work in the Gharraf oil field.

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