Iran has begun drilling it's exploratory well in the Caspian Sea in the search for oil.
“The Amir-Kabir semi-submersible drilling rig has started exploration drillings in the Caspian Sea. It will drill the country's first exploratory well at a depth of 1,550 meters under the seabed."
North Drilling Company Managing Director Hedayatollah Khademi told the Mehr News Agency on Saturday.
Iran's explorations so far have led to the discover of 46 oil fields in the Caspian Sea.