Uncertainty over world oil supplies in the near and long term continues to dominate markets. Wild well specialist Red Adair says it will take 4-5 years to kill all of Kuwait's wild wells at the current rate of progress. Testifying before a Senate committee last week, Adair said only the "easy" wells have been killed and 157 high pressure wells burning in Burgan field present a particular challenge. Adair complained of poor logistical support from Kuwait and its contractors, noting the

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