By Godson Ikiebey-
According to Reuters, Iran has discovered a new oilfield with 53 billion barrels of oil in the southwest of the country.
This was made known by President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday, November 10, 2019 in remarks carried live on state television.
President Rouhani said in a speech in the central city of Yazd that:
“Despite America’s sanctions… Iranian workers have found an oil field with 53 billion barrels of reserves”.