Lebanon To Begin Offshore Energy Search In Block Disputed By Israel



"For all the fields in the region, there are commercial, political, and technical challenges that hinder exploitation for the purposes of export," Tareq Baconi, a European Council on Foreign Relations visiting fellow on MENA energy told Reuters.

"Many of the challenges for export will be faced by Lebanon as well when, and if, it discovers offshore reserves," he said.

(Additional reporting by Ellen Francis in Beirut and Dan Williams in Jerusalem; Editing by Alison Williams, David Evans and Mark Potter)


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