Iraqi Kurdistan temporarily halts oil exports via Turkey pipeline after quake
ERBIL, Iraq, Feb 6 (Reuters) – Iraq’s Kurdish region has temporarily halted its oil flow from the Turkish port of Ceyhan after a major earthquake hit Turkey and Syria, it said. the region’s natural resources ministry on Monday.
Oil exports will resume after “the thorough inspection of the pipelines is finalized”, said a statement from the ministry. (Reporting by Amina Ismail; Writing by Ahmed Rasheed; Editing by Louise Heavens)