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Iraq said on Aug. 20 it was troubled by reports that Islamic State militants were smuggling oil to export markets and warned the purchase of such supplies could help the group fund its operations.
A Turkish firm is awaiting Israel’s approval to send a 100-megawatt (MW) floating power plant to Palestine as Gazans suffer from severe electricity shortages
PARIS - Agence France-Presse
Fighting in Iraq threatens Baghdad’s oil exports less than structural bottlenecks, but an Islamic offensive near the north oil hub of Kirkuk is 'worrisome,' the IEA has said
The amount of Iraqi Kurdish crude oil shipped to third countries via Turkey has reached 6.5 million barrels with the seventh tanker now sailing away, Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yıldız has said.
WASHINGTON - Reuters
U.S. refiner Axeon Specialty Products will not buy or accept delivery of any cargoes of disputed Kurdish crude oil for its Paulsboro, New Jersey, refinery
SYDNEY - Agence France-Presse
US energy firm Apache on Monday announced an oil discovery off northwestern Australia which it said could potentially represent a new oil province for the country.
'If we build a natural gas pipeline from Israel under these circumstances, the blood of innocent infants and mothers, not natural gas, would flow through it,' Taner Yıldız has said
ZAGREB - Reuters
A tanker carrying Iraqi Kurdistan crude oil has arrived at a Croatian port to be delivered to Hungarian firm MOL to the relief of the regional government, which has been hit by setbacks in the US
HOUSTON - Reuters
An American company has disclosed it bought Iraqi Kurdish crude oil in June, weeks before eruption of a legal dispute over sales at an US court, while another tanker is reportedly on the way to the US
KYIV - Reuters
Ukraine has begun test imports of gas from Slovakia via an upgraded pipeline, the head of Ukrainian state-owned gas company Naftogaz said on Aug. 16
HOUSTON / ISTANBUL - Reuters
After a legal show-down in Texas this week, the outlook for a handful of tankers holding some $300 million worth of Kurdish oil is not looking good
Ankara has called on Washington to permit Iraqi Kurdish oil sales to support them in their battle against the ISIL militants, Financial Times reported
ISTANBUL - Reuters
A high-stakes dispute over a tanker carrying $100 million in Iraqi Kurdish crude took a surprising turn when a U.S. judge said she lacked jurisdiction given the ship’s distance from the Texas shore
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