Reuters: Erbil agreed to export its oil through the Iraqi company SOMO

Wednesday, 07 March 2018 16:48

Reuters agency revealed that the Russian government through the company Roseneft plays a role in talks between Erbil and Baghdad, Russia intends to have a share in the export of Kurdistan oil independently and marketing.

Two high sources close to the talkings between Erbil and Baghdad announced that The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) agreed to export its oil through the Iraqi SOMO company , on condition to has the right to use part of the oil in the internal use of the province, to pay Baghdad the dues of Russian company Rosneft.

Erbil has demanded a quick solution and informed Baghdad about that, but Baghdad government did not respond.