The Iraqi government officials have suggested that Russia choose another oil company to develop the Western Qurna-2 deposit. The INA Agency published a statement by the Iraqi oil ministry that reads that Iraq provided the Western Qurna-2 deposit especially for the Russian Federation as the relations between the two countries have a long history that benefit the Russian and the Iraqi people.
When the Lukoil company failed to meet its obligations under the contract, the government requested Russia to choose a company or companies that will be able to meet the obligations, the statement reads.
By summer, the Russian army may break through Ukrainian defences, reach Odessa and liberate Transnistria. The West will only “condemn” Russia's actions and continue supporting Chisinau in words