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What would the end of OPEC mean?

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The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries – the oil market institution that has exerted an unyielding power over the price of crude for nearly 60 years – is now in deep crisis. The latest OPEC meeting in Vienna offered new insights into the cartel’s raging civil war that is tearing it apart and threatens Read More

‘I know how to СUT WELL’ – Erdogan, quoting one of Khashoggi’s murderers

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan revealed new disturbing details about the murder of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi, saying one of the killers was a senior Saudi military official. According to the Turkish leader, the Saudi intelligence chief “is heard saying in the recording that it is a disaster” that Khashoggi has been drugged. “‘I Read More

‘I know how to СUT WELL’ – Erdogan says quoting one of Khashoggi’s murderers

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan revealed new disturbing details about the murder of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi, saying one of the killers was a senior Saudi military official. According to the Turkish leader, the Saudi intelligence chief “is heard saying in the recording that it is a disaster” that Khashoggi has been drugged. “‘I Read More

Pentagon corrects $331mn ‘accounting error,’ bills Saudis & UAE for refueling jets bombing Yemen

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The Pentagon is clawing back hundreds of millions of taxpayer-subsidized dollars it gifted to Saudi Arabia and the UAE over a three-year period, when it ‘accidentally’ refueled their aircraft for free during their war on Yemen. US Central Command is “in the process of seeking reimbursement from” the two countries for $331 million in fuel Read More

US Senate blames Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi's death

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The US Senate has passed a resolution stating Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is responsible for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The move is a direct rebuke to the Saudi Arabian royal and calls for the country’s government to “ensure appropriate accountability”. It is also a rare challenge to Donald Trump, who has remained Read More

Trump says would intervene in arrest of Chinese executive

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would intervene with the U.S. Justice Department in the case against a Chinese telecommunications executive if it would help secure a trade deal with Beijing. U.S. President Donald Trump sits for an exclusive interview with Reuters journalists Roberta Rampton, Jeff Mason and Steve Holland Read More

‘The thing is done’: Khashoggi killing tape indicates hit squad was briefing Riyadh, report says

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The full transcript of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder in a Saudi consulate in Turkey reportedly shows that one of the assassins was briefing someone on the phone as the journalist’s dismembering progressed. According to a CNN report citing a source who has reviewed the full transcript of the audio recording translated from Arabic, Read More

'The thing is done:' Khashoggi killing tape indicates hit squad was briefing Riyadh – report

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The full transcript of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder in a Saudi consulate in Turkey reportedly shows that one of the assassins was briefing someone on the phone as the journalist’s dismembering progressed. According to a CNN report citing a source who has reviewed the full transcript of the audio recording translated from Arabic, Read More

Saudis refuse to extradite Khashoggi murder suspects

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Saudi Arabia has refused to extradite two suspects in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after Turkey’s chief prosecutor filed warrants for their arrest. Turkish prosecutors said last week there is a “strong suspicion” that Saud al-Qahtani, an aide to the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and General Ahmed al-Asiri, the deputy head of foreign Read More

Saudi Arabia juggles Iran and U.S. shale to deliver OPEC deal

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By Javier Blas and Jack Farchy on 12/9/2018 LONDON (Bloomberg) — Saudi Arabia’s energy minister emerged from days of heated OPEC talks joking that he wasn’t an easy man to be friends with. Yet, the deal Khalid Al-Falih hammered out to reduce production by 1.2 MMbopd, which sent oil prices soaring on Friday, was based Read More