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Oil trade with Iraq is 'legitimate', Turkey’s Erdogan says

Text by HÜRRIYET DAILY NEWS

Latest update : 2013-02-08

Turkey’s oil trade with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in northern Iraq is legitimate and legal, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Erdogan said on Thursday, and confirmed that the countries would continue trading, despite US opposition.

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Erdogan spoke of supporting Turkey's neighbor Iraq in its need to trade petrol during a brief interview with journalists at the end of a mission to Eastern Europe. Click here to read more on Hürriyet Daily News.

Date created : 2013-02-08

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