Oct 13 Russia's Rosneft said:
* Synergy from Bashneft deal seen at $2.5 billion
* Rosneft had over 1.3 trillion roubles ($20.9 billion) of cash available at end of Q2 Further company coverage: ($1 = 62.2255 roubles) (Reporting by Moscow Newsroom)
Morton County sheriff defends tactics against pipeline protesters
CANNON BALL, N.D., Dec 4 The sheriff of the North Dakota county where thousands of people are protesting a controversial pipeline project defended police tactics after they used water hoses and rubber bullets in a late November confrontation.
UPDATE 1-Saudi, Kuwait expect to restart Neutral Zone oilfields soon -sources
DUBAI, Dec 4 Saudi Arabia and Kuwait are expected to agree this month to resume oil production from the jointly operated oilfields in the Neutral Zone that lies between both countries, industry sources told Reuters on Sunday.