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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 9:39:15 AM

I thought they did not like each other
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 1:14:19 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 12:50:50 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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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:41:44 AM

They deserve each other.
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ummmm. US tax dollars?
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:38:27 AM

Seems like Iraq produces enough oil for domestic demand
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:38:03 AM

I trust neither of these nations!
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:35:28 AM

Sounds a bit fishy.
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yuk..
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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:32:41 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 12:27:31 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 12:21:20 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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Message Posted: Jan 1, 2013 12:10:23 AM

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 12:09:45 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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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:54:07 PM

Is anyone really surprised by this news?
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:53:24 PM

Imagine that!
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I smell dollars
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:49:11 PM

Is this a major mistake or what?
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:48:52 PM

same old thing
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:47:52 PM

Great!
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Accident waiting to happen
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:44:42 PM

weird partnership.
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:44:00 PM

Iran needs help.
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:43:49 PM

Very strange.
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:41:47 PM

Ok
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:39:02 PM

Until their next confrontation.
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:38:54 PM

Maybe they will become one nation soon?
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Message Posted: Dec 31, 2012 11:36:11 PM

fun times
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