• Manas reports on-going drill planning exercises in Kyrgyzstan


    Baar, Switzerland, June 21, 2010.

    Manas Petroleum Corp. ("Manas") (OTCBB: MNAP) is pleased to report that the closed Joint Stock Company JSC South Petroleum Company, in which Manas holds a 25% participating interest, continues on-going drill planning exercises despite recent public turmoil.

    JSC South Petroleum Company continues to conduct drilling preparations within the Nanai license and on-going in-country monitoring of the security situation in the field of operations.

    For further information please contact:
    Erik Herlyn
    Manas Petroleum Corp.
    Bahnofstr. 9 P.O. Box 155
    CH-6341 Baar, Switzerland
    Phone: +41 44 718 1030
    Fax: +41 44 718 1039
    Email: info@manaspete.com
    Web: www.manaspete.com