U.S. Opens Door to Oil Exports after year of Pressure


Offshore oil platform is seen in Huntington BeachJNN 01 Jan 2015 New York : The Obama administration on Tuesday bowed to months of growing pressure over a 40-year-old ban on exports of most domestic crude, taking two steps expected to unleash a wave of ultra-light shale oil onto global markets. Continue reading

US Divorce to Saudis – Saudis in search of New Partners


Saudi King Abdullah US President ObamaJNN 22 Nov 2014 Washington : Nothing new came from US President Barack Obama’s visit to Riyadh on March 28, except a few additional photographs of the leaders of both countries and a modest dispelling of some contentious issues. Other matters were left to be treated at another juncture, as former Saudi diplomat Abdullah al-Shammari told Al-Monitor.

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