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OPEC's effort to secure cooperation of nonmembers in a global deal to curb crude output will roll on from Istanbul to Vienna, with Russia on board but growing internal differences over sharing the burden of cuts.Talks in Istanbul were positive and cooperation between members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and other producers is now well-established, said Qatar's Energy Minister Mohammad al-Sada.OPEC achieved its main task in Istanbul, as Russia's two largest oil producers said they would comply with any government instructions to curb oil output, following President Vladimir Putin's backing Monday for a supply deal.The scale of the internal obstacles OPEC must resolve was revealed Wednesday as the group's latest output estimates showed a half-million-barrel difference of opinion over how much two key members are pumping. Venezuela and Iraq's own figures on how much crude they produced in September were significantly higher than estimates compiled by OPEC from so-called secondary sources. OPEC agreed in Algiers to have a new production range of 32.5 million to 33 million barrels a day, compared with record output of 33.75 million barrels a day in September.
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