|Groundstar Resources provides update on Qara Dagh, Kurdistan, Iraq
GROUNDSTAR RESOURCES LIMITED
Groundstar Resources Limited is pleased to announce that it is joining with its partners, Niko Resources and Vast Resources, in proceeding at Qara Dagh, where site-preparation, engineering and logistics will be carried out in the first half of 2012. The QD-2 well is anticipated to spud in the second half of 2012. Groundstar and partners are also exploring all options including potential farm-out and joint venture opportunities.
Groundstar is a publicly traded Canadian junior oil and gas company actively pursuing exploration opportunities in Guyana, North Africa and the Middle East.
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