Lebanon, Israel maritime border talks progress to divvying up gas

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Lebanon, Israel maritime border talks progress to divvying up gas
Israel and Lebanon have not settled on a final maritime border line yet, but their positions are thought to be close enough to start working out an arrangement to either divide gas fields.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Published: AUGUST 30, 2022

The focus of US-negotiated talks to finalize an agreement between Israel and Lebanon has shifted to compensation and gas quantities on each side of the maritime border. Israel and Lebanon have not settled on a final maritime border yet, but their positions are thought to be close enough to start working out an arrangement to either divide gas fields that may end up crossing that line or for financial compensation. The amount of gas in the area of the Mediterranean Sea that is under dispute is unknown. Israel has rough estimates, but it is looking for more precise figures.

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