BAGHDAD / Oil Minister Jabbar Luaibi announced the extinguishing of the fire in the Well No. 38 in Qayyarah oil field in Nineveh province.
A statement by the Ministry said today that "the technical and engineering teams in the North Oil company and the supportive formations from the Oil Companies and the Civil Defense, managed to extinguish the fires of the well 38 within Qayyarah oil field after it has removed the explosives planted by the Daesh terrorist gangs at the top of the well and in its surroundings and control it finally ".
He added that this well is an important one, indicating that the technical and engineering teams of the Ministry of Oil and the supportive authorities continue day and night in order to speed up extinguishing and addressing the fire of all the wells that were subjected to sabotage, destruction and set fire in by Daesh terrorist gangs.
Source: National Iraqi News Agency