YEMENI WAR FORCES OIL FIRMS' PULLOUTS
Outbreak of civil war in yemen has prompted some oil and gas companies to pull staff out of the country. Canadian Occidental Petroleum Ltd., Calgary, has evacuated 130 administrative staff and family members from Yemen. CanOxy operates the prolific Masila block. Masila is thought to be producing about 150,000 b/d, with production to be continued by local staff during the war.