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Iraqi Oil Minister Abdul Kareem Luaibi said he expected a deal to be reached within days to resolve an oil export dispute between the central government in Baghdad and Iraqi Kurdistan.The Kurds have sent more than 1 million barrels of oil through a new pipeline into storage tanks at Ceyhan in Turkey. But Baghdad wants to keep the trade under its control, and Ankara is awaiting Iraq's blessing before allowing exports to begin.The flow of oil from Iraq to Turkey on the Kirkuk-Ceyhan pipeline halted at the start of March.Iraq wants to double the oil flow to Ceyhan to more than 1million barrels per day (bpd) with the construction of a second line.
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