Support The Moscow Times!

Nabucco’s Kurdish Gas Deal

FRANKFURT — Germany’s RWE said Friday that it signed a cooperation agreement with the Kurdish Regional Government in Iraq that included future gas supply for the Nabucco pipeline project.

A statement issued by RWE in Germany quoted Iraqi Kurdistan’s natural resources minister Ashti Hawrami as saying that up to 20 billion cubic meters of gas a year could be fed into the pipe to Turkey and Europe. 


Read more

The need for honest and objective information on Russia is more relevant now than ever before!

To keep our newsroom in Moscow running, we need your support.