A general view of Khurmala oilfield in Arbil [Turkey Contributes To Iraqi Fragmentation]

The refinery at Khurmala oilfield in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan, opened in 2009. (photo by REUTERS/Azad Lashkari)

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A general view of Khurmala oilfield in Arbil, 310 km (190 miles) north of Baghdad July 18, 2009. Iraq’s largely autonomous Kurdistan region opened a new oil refinery on Saturday, with a projected capacity of 40,000 barrels per day (bpd), the director of the group that built the refinery said. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari (IRAQ BUSINESS ENERGY) – RTR25SW8