BASRA | Rumaila. This is Iraq’s largest oil field, producing nearly 1/3 of the country’s total crude output. But what increasingly scarce resource is standing in operator BP’s way of reaching higher production levels? Water. How these three-phase separators might be the answer to the fields water woes. Full story for IRAQ OIL REPORT here: April 29, 2019.

ARSAL | Mustafa Hujeiri, the mayor of Arsal,  speaks about the low intensity conflict with ISIS and Nusra Front militants threatening to undermine the border town.  THE DAILY STAR.