KIRKUK - Iraq's state-run North Oil Company (NOC) is taking legal action in an apparent attempt to reclaim the Khurmala Dome of the Kirkuk oil field, which currently accounts for more than one-third of the Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) independent oil production.
The NOC's legal representative filed a lawsuit in the Kirkuk Investigative Court on April 25, 2019, according to an official letter from NOC Director General Farid Jadir to the Oil Ministry's legal directorate in Baghdad.
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