Barzani confirms pumping oil through the Kirkuk pipeline region to Turkey for the federal government
President of the Kurdistan region, Massoud Barzani, confirmed Friday that he will be pumping 150 thousand barrels per day from the provinceof Kirkuk oil fields across the province for the pipeline to Turkey.
The Iraqi Oil Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, said yesterday that “the oil extracted from the Kirkuk fields is shipped across the infrastructure built by the Kurdistan region with Turkey after the implementation of an agreement reached with the Kurdistan” to end the long dispute over oil revenues.
And between Abdul-Mahdi said that “150 thousand barrels per day, including some oil fields of Kirkuk,” adding that “the Iraqi government allowed the entry of shipments across the Kurdish line as a goodwill gesture.”
The Kurdistan Regional Government last week agreed to download nearly half of the total oil exports aboard the Iraqi government for charging tankers from Ceyhan in Baghdad to the provincial government spent $ 500 million to pay the salaries of Mozfaha.anthy