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Oil prices rebound from losses after rise in US stocks

Oil prices rebound from losses after rise in US stocks

Waar Media - 2019-06-13 11:47
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices opened higher Thursday, rebounding from major losses that came on Wednesday amid a surprise increase in the U.S.’ crude inventories. The international benchmark Brent crude oil was trading at $61.03 per barrel at 0622 GMT for ...
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Turkey begins receiving Russian missiles in challenge to U.S. and NATO

Reuters - 2019-07-13 03:25
Turkey began taking delivery of an advanced Russian missile defense system on Friday, a move expected to trigger U.S. sanctions against a NATO ally and drive a wedge into the heart of the Western military alliance. ...

Oil up as trade woes abate with Trump, Xi meeting

Waar Media - 2019-06-19 15:44
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were up to begin Wednesday as U.S. President Donald Trump said he will hold a meeting with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, calming worries that global oil demand would be weak this year. International benchmark Brent crude ...

Emir of Kuwait to Visit Iraq on Wednesday

BAS News - 2019-06-18 13:27
ERBIL — Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah, the Emir of Kuwait, is scheduled visit Iraq on Wednesday heading a high-level delegation. The office of Kuwaiti Emir and ministry of foreign affairs confirmed the state visit, as reported by KUNA. Sabah wi ...

Oil prices down with weak demand, forecast revisions

Waar Media - 2019-06-18 11:28
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down to begin Tuesday as global oil demand is expected to remain weak and global institutions revising down their oil price and economic growth forecasts. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $60.78 per barr ...

Oil prices down as output, stocks remain high in US

Waar Media - 2019-06-17 13:25
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down to kick off the new week on Monday as crude oil inventories and near record high levels of output in the U.S. continue to keep downward pressure on prices. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $61.91 pe ...

Oil rig count in US falls by 1 to 788 this week

Waar Media - 2019-06-15 11:52
WAAR_DUHOK The number of oil rigs in the U.S. decreased by 1 this week, from the previous week, according to data released by oilfield services company Baker Hughes on Friday. The oil rig count in the U.S. reached 788 for the week ending June 14, from 78 ...

Targeted tankers were only miles from important Iranian naval base at Jask (with sources)

Seth Frantzman - 2019-06-14 01:45
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN The alleged attack on two oil tankers off the coast of Iran in the Gulf of Oman occurred within miles of the Iranian naval base at […] ...

Oil prices down amid lower oil demand forecast

Waar Media - 2019-06-12 20:05
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude traded at $61.50 per barrel, while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) amounted to $52.23 at 07.17 GMT on Wednesday. Prices fell as the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) cut its forec ...

The Targeter: My Life in the CIA, Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-06-12 10:04
In 1999, 30-year-old Nada Bakos moved from her lifelong home in Montana to Washington, DC, to join the CIA. Quickly […] ...

Oil prices increase at week beginning June 11

Waar Media - 2019-06-11 18:33
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude traded at $64.01 per barrel, while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) amounted to $54.21 at 07.19 GMT on Monday. The expectations of extending oil production cut agreement between the Organizat ...

Iranian Oil Minister: Iran Has No Intention of Withdrawing From OPEC

Waar Media - 2019-06-08 14:14
WAAR_DUHOK The oil minister’s remark comes after Tehran vowed last month to take retaliatory measures if its interests in the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) are harmed. The Iranian official also pointed out that the organisation is ...

Oil rig count in US falls by 11 this week

Waar Media - 2019-06-08 14:14
WAAR_DUHOK The number of oil rigs in the U.S. decreased by 11 this week, from the previous week, according to data released by oilfield services company Baker Hughes on Friday. The oil rig count in the U.S. reached 789 for the week ending June 7, from 80 ...

Oil prices see decrease at week beginning June 3

Waar Media - 2019-06-03 14:10
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude traded at $61.30 per barrel, while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) amounted to $53.06 at 06.56 GMT on Monday. The U.S.’ crude oil production increased by 97,000 barrels per day (bpd) to the ...

Oil prices down following largest weekly drop of 2019

Waar Media - 2019-05-27 15:02
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down at trading start on Monday having posted the largest percentage drop of 2019 last week when Sino-U.S. trade tensions hampered global economic growth and demand for oil. International benchmark Brent crude was trading ...

Oil Prices Down With Rising US Crude Inventories

Waar Media - 2019-05-23 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK Oil prices were down to begin Thursday with weekly U.S. crude inventories rising against the market expectation of a decline and with crude oil production in the country remaining at a record high level. International benchmark Brent crude was ...

Oil prices on rise with ongoing Middle East tension

Waar Media - 2019-05-16 13:30
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices opened with gains on Thursday, as the attack on two Saudi oil-pumping stations and tankers continues to raise concerns of possible supply disruptions in the region. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $72.43 per ...

Austria bans headscarves in primary schools

Waar Media - 2019-05-16 13:30
WAAR_DUHOK The Austrian House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill submitted by the right-wing coalition, banning headscarves in primary schools. The session of the General Assembly of the Council witnessed heated debates on the bill, which was ...