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Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs Hussein al-Shahristani... News PhotoBaghdad,Deputy Prime Minister,Discussion,Expertise,Freight Transportation,Government,Horizontal,Iraq,Meeting,Middle East,Oil,Politician,Politics,Speech,TalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2014 AFPIraqi Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs Hussein al-Shahristani speaks during a meeting gathering politicians and oil experts to discuss the export of oil from Iraq's northern Kurdish region on February 1, 2014 in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad. Al-Shahristani criticised the autonomous Kurdish region's push towards exporting oil independently of Baghdad, calling it a grey area lacking in transparency. AFP PHOTO SABAH ARAR (Photo credit should read SABAH ARAR/AFP/Getty Images)