April 19, 2016 / 2:26 PM / 2 years ago

ExxonMobil says to return to Russian Arctic once sanctions lifted

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Glenn Waller, the head of ExxonMobil operations in Russia, said on Tuesday that the company will return to its joint oil project with Rosneft in the Russian Arctic once sanctions against Moscow are lifted.

A sign is seen in front of the Exxonmobil Baton Rouge Refinery in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, November 6, 2015. REUTERS/Lee Celano

The oil major had to withdrew from the drilling project with Rosneft in 2014 when the West imposed sanctions against Moscow for its role in the Ukrainian crisis.

Reporting by Denis Pinchuk; writing by Vladimir Soldatkin; Editing by Lidia Kelly

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