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Ankara ready to support Iraq reopening oil pipeline

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Staff Writer | October 26, 2017
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey was ready to give all support to Baghdad.
Iraq pipeline
Energy   Political, military and economic steps
It seeks to reopen a crude oil pipeline from the Kirkuk oilfields to Turkey, through which Iraq stopped sending oil in 2014.

In a statement to media after meeting Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, Erdogan said they discussed what political, military and economic steps they could take after what he called the “illegitimate” Iraqi Kurdish referendum last month.