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12 July 2002

Sudan oil drilling on hold despite peace plan -Lundin

Author: Reuters

Swedish oil exploration company Lundin Petroleum said on Friday any peace agreement in Sudan would not alter its decision to suspend drilling operations there until the end of this year at the earliest....Austrian oil and gas group OMV, a member of...

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19 April 2002

SUDAN: "War raging" around southern oilfields

Author: U.N. Integrated Regional Information Networks

The SPLA has said fighting in the area began in February when the government tried to force residents and the rebel movement from the area in order to secure it for oil production. On Thursday, it deplored the alleged forcible displacement of the...

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18 March 2002

INTERVIEW - Lundin says needs security to resume Sudan oil work

Author: Caroline Drees, Reuters

Swedish oil explorer Lundin Petroleum , which suspended its Sudan activities in January for security reasons, said on Monday it needed a "sustainable peaceful environment" to resume work there.

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7 February 2002

Oil brings death, war to southern Sudan

Author: Tervil Okoko, PANA

A report issued this week says hundreds of Sudanese civilians were being killed, raped and displaced in a "war for oil" that has gripped the vast African nation for the past three years. The report by Christian Aid, an international NGO, says human...

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1 February 2002

Oil firm's exit [Sudan]: The first crack?

Author: Matthias Muindi, AFRICANEWS

An oil firm [Sweden's Lundin Petroleum] has quit Sudan for the second time in as many years. Citing insecurity, the firm's officials stressed that only a comprehensive ceasefire will make it resume operations...It is also not known who should get the...

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23 January 2002

Freeze on Oil Operations Fuels Sudan Peace Hopes

Author: Jim Lobe, OneWorld US

An announcement Tuesday that a major Swedish oil company [Lundin Oil] has suspended operations in Sudan has boosted hopes that a recently-launched peace process to end 18 years of civil war may gain momentum...The company--which has been strongly...

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22 January 2002

Lundin [oil company] says suspends oil drilling at Sudan well

Author: Reuters

Lundin...said the suspension was a precautionary measure meant to ensure security of its personnel.

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5 December 2001

Lundin Exits Talisman Sudan Stake Talks; Pressure Mounts

Author: Michael Wang, Dow Jones

Swedish oil junior Lundin Petroleum AB Wednesday ruled itself out of acquiring part or all of Talisman Energy Inc.'s 25% stake in the politically controversial Greater Nile oil project in Sudan.

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15 November 2001

U.S. House Resumes Action on Sudan Legislation Opposed by Bush

Author: Bloomberg

Legislation to bar oil companies operating in Sudan from participating in U.S. financial markets is again before Congress, two months after being delayed as the U.S. sought Sudan's help in fighting terrorism...The measure would deny companies such as...

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27 October 2001

Talisman rumoured in talks with Lundin over Sudan assets

Author: Carol Howes, Financial Post [Canada]

Shares of Talisman Energy Inc. rose 5.6% yesterday on speculation the Canadian oil and gas producer is in talks to sell its controversial Sudanese oil assets to Sweden-based Lundin Petroleum AB...Talisman's oil development in Sudan has been heavily...

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