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November 20 2000

N. Mukalla to be Drilled Soon
A Norwegian oil company is to begin drilling a first oil well in north Mukalla the beginning of next year. The company has already finished studies and surveys on blocks 48-49. In addition, good results have been achieved in block 32 in Al-Masilah with 10 thousand barrels per day. Official production is scheduled for next Thursday.