International Sovereign Energy Corp. - Sukkur Block, Pakistan Litigation Update

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    TSX: "ISR"
    Common Shares: 16,096,084

    CALGARY, Sept. 7 /CNW/ - International Sovereign Energy Corp. (the
"Company") advises that its injunction application hearing with respect to its
Sukkur Block property -- previously reported on August 11, 2009 -- has been
adjourned by the court and now is scheduled to be heard on October 10, 2009.
    On September 2, 2009 initial notices for contempt of court were filed and
refused as to service by counsel for Mari Gas Company Limited ("MGCL") and
Petroleum Exploration (Pvt) Limited, the Company's working interest partners
in the Sukkur Block, who have ignored the injunction and have tried to forfeit
the Company's working interest. The notices were successfully issued on
September 4th, 2009 with a hearing date set for September 9, 2009.

    Reader Advisories

    Forward-Looking Statements: This news release contains certain
forward-looking statements, including management's assessment of future plans
and operations, and capital expenditures and the timing thereof, that involve
substantial known and unknown risks and uncertainties, certain of which are
beyond the Company's control. Such risks and uncertainties include, without
limitation, risks associated with oil and gas exploration, development,
exploitation, production, marketing and transportation, loss of markets,
volatility of commodity prices, currency fluctuations, imprecision of reserve
estimates, environmental risks, competition from other producers, inability to
retain drilling rigs and other services, delays resulting from or inability to
obtain required regulatory approvals and ability to access sufficient capital
from internal and external sources, the impact of general economic conditions
in Canada, the United States and overseas, industry conditions, changes in
laws and regulations (including the adoption of new environmental laws and
regulations) and changes in how they are interpreted and enforced, increased
competition, the lack of availability of qualified personnel or management,
fluctuations in foreign exchange or interest rates, stock market volatility
and market valuations of companies with respect to announced transactions and
the final valuations thereof, and obtaining required approvals of regulatory
authorities. The Company's actual results, performance or achievements could
differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, these
forward-looking statements and, accordingly, no assurances can be given that
any of the events anticipated by the forward-looking statements will transpire
or occur, or if any of them do so, what benefits, including the amount of
proceeds, that the Company will derive there from. Readers are cautioned that
the foregoing list of factors is not exhaustive. Additional information on
these and other factors that could affect the Company's operations and
financial results are included in reports on file with Canadian securities
regulatory authorities and may be accessed through the SEDAR website
( All subsequent forward-looking statements, whether written or
oral, attributable to the Company or persons acting on its behalf are
expressly qualified in their entirety by these cautionary statements.
Furthermore, the forward-looking statements contained in this news release are
made as at the date of this news release and the Company does not undertake
any obligation to update publicly or to revise any of the included
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise, except as may be required by applicable securities laws.

    BOE may be misleading, particularly if used in isolation. A BOE
conversion of 6 Mcf: 1 bbl is based on an energy equivalency conversion method
primarily applicable at the burner tip and does not represent a value
equivalency at the wellhead.

    The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
    responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

For further information:

For further information: Eugene N. Hretzay, President & CEO, T: (403)
263-2472, F: (403) 264-7035, E:

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