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Iraqi Minister Says Kurdish Oil Exports OK with Baghdad's Agreement

Iraq is keen to see oil shipped via pipeline from the northern Kurdish region, but any exports must be approved by Baghdad, Deputy Prime Minister for energy Hussain al-Shahristani said, after flows on the pipeline started on Friday.   The Iraqi central government is sticking to the idea of central control of all oil exports, after Turkey and the Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) signed a multi-billion-dollar energy package in November.   In a recent meeting with Turkish...

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