Two-year conflict hits Syrian energy industry

Oil and gas production, which provided quarter of economic output once, has now fallen by 95 percent.

    Syria's oil and natural gas sectors once fed a $1bn industry which provided more than a quarter of its economic output. 

    But after two years of conflict, oil and gas production has fallen by 95 percent.
     
    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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