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the Russian companies have concluded new contracts W Iraq

the Russian companies have signed on Friday in Bagdad three contracts on development of oil deposits.

as the correspondent " passes; News " agreements have been signed in the ministry of oil of Iraq by representatives of the companies in the presence of the first deputy minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Ivan Matlashova and the deputy minister of oil of Iraq Hussein Salmana Hadisi.

One of contracts is concluded by the company " Sojuzneftegaz " on deposit working out " Rafidejn " in the south of Iraq, the second - the company " Strojtransgaz " on deposit working out " the Block - 4 " in the western Iraq wilderness. The third agreement concerns the future projects which plan to carry out the Russian companies in Iraq.

thus as the deputy minister of oil of Iraq Hussein Salman Hadisi has underlined, the company " Strojtransgaz " it was obliged " To execute the contract during embargo action ".

the Deposit " the Block - 4 " according to Hadisi, one of the largest in Iraq and is comparable on the value W " Western Kurnoj ".

Signing of this contract, Hadisi has underlined, is ACK of that in Iraq the priority is given to the Russian companies.

" besides oil contracts, - has informed in conversation with the correspondent " News " the first deputy of the Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Ivan Matlashov, - we discussed with the Iraq party questions of restoration and building of power stations, deliveries of the equipment and spare parts ". " Only in this sphere the sum of the contracts concluded by Russia W Iraq, makes more than 1 mlrd dollars " - he has noted.

Matlashov has characterised prospects of activity of the Russian companies in Iraq as Gud.