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

Independent journalism isn’t dead. You can help keep it alive.

The Moscow Times’ team of journalists has been first with the big stories on the coronavirus crisis in Russia since day one. Our exclusives and on-the-ground reporting are being read and shared by many high-profile journalists.

We wouldn’t be able to produce this crucial journalism without the support of our loyal readers. Please consider making a donation to The Moscow Times to help us continue covering this historic time in the world’s largest country.