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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. 


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