Iraq to cut oil output further, committed to OPEC+ deal, says oil minister

A man wearing a protective face mask at Nahr Bin Umar oil field, Iraq. (File photo: Reuters)

Iraq will further cut its oil output and remains committed to the OPEC+ deal, finance minister and acting oil minister Ali Abdul Ameer Allawi said on Twitter.

OPEC and its allies such as Russia are due to decide later this month whether to extend record oil cuts they approved in April. Iraq has shown weak compliance with its output reduction targets in May.

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Last Update: Tuesday, 02 June 2020 KSA 14:45 - GMT 11:45