23 august 2019

Tehran Proposes Helping Baghdad Build Cross-Country Oil Pipeline to Link Iran to Syria - Report

sputniknews.com

According to local media, the pipeline would allow Iran to supply Syria and Lebanon with oil and gas, helping to relieve the latter’s electricity shortage. Tehran has offered to help Iraq resume the operation of a major oil pipeline linking the country with the Syrian port city of Biniyas on the Mediterranean Sea, al-Sumaria television channel has reported , citing a source said to be familiar with the proposal. According to the source, the cross-Iraq pipeline would enable Iran “to circumvent [...]