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Iran, Iraq to Ink Gas Deal

Natural Gas Asia -- Tehran and Baghdad are set to finalize a deal on gas exports from Iran to Iraq in the near future, Iran’s Deputy Oil Minister Javad Oaji said.

Gas exports are likely to start next year. “Once the aforementioned contract between the two countries is finalized, Iran will export 20 to 25 million cubic meters of gas per day to Iraq in the scheduled time frame,” Press TV reported Oaji as saying.

Iranian Oil Minister Rostam Qasemi said in July that the Islamic Republic is expected to start exporting natural gas to Iraq by March 2013 upon the completion of the Iran-Iraq gas pipeline project.

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southrob
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 10:39:15 AM

I thought they did not like each other
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 2:14:19 AM

The deal shows that out of necessity, differences can be settled or rationalized for a mutual benefit.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:50:50 AM

A pipeline would be a good target
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I couldn't give a rats a-- about either country!!!
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I guess everything is still just all about business!
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They deserve each other.
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ummmm. US tax dollars?
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:38:27 AM

Seems like Iraq produces enough oil for domestic demand
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:38:03 AM

I trust neither of these nations!
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:35:28 AM

Sounds a bit fishy.
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yuk..
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:32:41 AM

And, we gave 5000 lives and billions of $s so they could do this.
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We are sooo skrewd!
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So much for the embargo
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wow
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:27:31 AM

With all the U.S. did for Iraq and they go partner up with radical Iran, really?
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I thought they were at war. Forever.
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Far Out
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I wonder how long this will last until one of them gets PO'ed and starts a war?
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Who would have thunk it???
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These two will soon remember their hatred for each other.
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:21:20 AM

I am surprised Iraq does not have there own gas from oil production and other areas.
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Happy New Year
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Good thing we pulled completely out of Iraq. Great leadership.
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Happy New Year 2013...
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Happy New Year!!
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happy new year to all..

iran and iraq: this should be good-wonder who blows up who first..
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:09:45 AM

So this is the thanks we get for Obama getting us out of Iraq. And Iraq now ignores the sanctions put on Iran...WOW!
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So
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Great
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Wow...that's a switch. At one time, both countries wanted annihilate each other.
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Once enemies, now buddies?
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So much for 'sanctions'.
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Yep here we go
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Do not care.
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Happy New Year Gas Buddies! May God Bless.
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Is anyone really surprised by this news?
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:53:24 AM

Imagine that!
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I smell dollars
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Is this a major mistake or what?
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:48:52 AM

same old thing
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:47:52 AM

Great!
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Accident waiting to happen
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:44:42 AM

weird partnership.
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Iran needs help.
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Very strange.
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Ok
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Until their next confrontation.
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Maybe they will become one nation soon?
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fun times
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Trouble in paradise???
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