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Petrel Resources “Incurs no Costs” in Iraq

By John Lee. In its Interim Statement for period ended 30 June 2015, Irish-based Petrel Resources issued the following update on its operations in Iraq: “Our third theatre of activities is Iraq, where we have had a presence for 18 years. The original Petrel interest was in Block 6 in the Western Desert between Baghdad […]

Petrel says “Virtually no Activity” in Iraq

By John Lee. In a statement to the company’s Annual General Meeting in Dublin on Wednesday, the Chairman of Petrel Resources, John Teeling, said that there is “virtually no activity” at the company’s interests in Iraq. “The Block 6 acreage in Anbar province is a no-go area. There remains a belief that the authorities in […]

Petrel Resources Remains Committed to Iraq

John Teeling, Chairman of Petrel Resources, made the following comments on the company’s Iraqi operations in its preliminary results for the Year Ended 31 December 2011: “First formed in the 1980’s to explore offshore Ireland, Petrel entered into Iraq in 1999. We worked diligently with the Iraqi Oil Ministry and in 2002 agreed an exploration […]