Iraq, holder of the world’s fifth-
largest crude reserves, discovered an oil and gas field in the
Anbar province west of Baghdad, an official said.
The Khasfah field is between Al-Qaim and Rawa in western
Iraq, Saadoun al-Shaalan, deputy head of the Anbar province
council, said today in a statement. No data on the field’s
reserves are available, according to the statement.
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