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Venezuela Releases 6 U.S. Oil Executives to House Arrest

Venezuela Releases 6 U.S. Oil Executives to House Arrest

Venezuela Releases 6 U.S. Oil Executives to House Arrest Venezuela Releases 6 U.S. Oil Executives to House Arrest HOUSTON — The Venezuelan government released a group of American refinery executives from prison to house arrest in Caracas on Friday, in a possible sign that President Nicolás Maduro would like to improve relations with the Biden administration. The six executives of …

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Iran Releases South Korean Oil Tanker

Iran Releases South Korean Oil Tanker

Iran Releases South Korean Oil Tanker Iran Releases South Korean Oil Tanker DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A South Korean oil tanker held for months by Iran amid a dispute over billions of dollars seized by Seoul left port early Friday after the ship and its captain were released, just hours ahead of further talks between Tehran and world powers …

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Oil Refinery in Indonesia Catches Fire, Prompting an Evacuation

Oil Refinery in Indonesia Catches Fire, Prompting an Evacuation

Oil Refinery in Indonesia Catches Fire, Prompting an Evacuation Oil Refinery in Indonesia Catches Fire, Prompting an Evacuation JAKARTA, Indonesia — An oil refinery on the Indonesian island of Java caught fire early Monday, sending flames and smoke towering into the sky, seriously injuring six people and prompting an evacuation of nearly 1,000 nearby residents. The blaze at the Balongan …

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How Illicit Oil Is Smuggled Into North Korea With China’s Help

How We Tracked Secret Oil Deliveries to North Korea

How Illicit Oil Is Smuggled Into North Korea With China’s Help How Illicit Oil Is Smuggled Into North Korea With China’s Help On an overcast day in May 2020, a satellite captures this image over the sea near Taiwan. At first it appears to just show clouds, until you look closer and enhance the image. What you see here is …

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A Tanker and a Maze of Companies: One Way Illicit Oil Reaches North Korea

A Tanker and a Maze of Companies: One Way Illicit Oil Reaches North Korea

A Tanker and a Maze of Companies: One Way Illicit Oil Reaches North Korea A Tanker and a Maze of Companies: One Way Illicit Oil Reaches North Korea On an overcast day in May 2020, a satellite captures this image over the sea near Taiwan. At first it appears to just show clouds, until you look closer and enhance the …

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How We Tracked Secret Oil Deliveries to North Korea

How We Tracked Secret Oil Deliveries to North Korea

How We Tracked Secret Oil Deliveries to North Korea How We Tracked Secret Oil Deliveries to North Korea On an overcast day in May 2020, a satellite captures this image over the sea near Taiwan. At first it appears to just show clouds, until you look closer and enhance the image. What you see here is a transfer of oil …

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Oil Pipeline Bursts Under Ob River in Siberia

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Oil Pipeline Bursts Under Ob River in Siberia Oil Pipeline Bursts Under Ob River in Siberia MOSCOW — A burst pipeline in Siberia led to a dramatic scene on Saturday as partially refined oil caught fire on the ice of the frozen Ob River, according to Russian officials and media reports. The spill occurred in the heartland of Russia’s oil …

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Israel’s Beaches Are Littered With Tar After Mysterious Oil Spill

Israel’s Beaches Are Littered With Tar After Mysterious Oil Spill

Israel’s Beaches Are Littered With Tar After Mysterious Oil Spill Israel’s Beaches Are Littered With Tar After Mysterious Oil Spill “In Israel, we have maritime domain blindness,” said Shaul Chorev, a retired rear admiral in the Israeli Navy who is now head of Haifa University’s Maritime Policy and Strategy Research Center. “Our activities are always focused on foiling terrorists activities, …

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Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90

Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90

Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90 Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90 Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Saudi Arabia’s powerful oil minister and architect of the Arab world’s drive to control its own energy resources in the 1970s and its subsequent ability to affect oil production, fuel prices and international affairs, died in London. …

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Long-serving Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90 saudi London oil industry AP Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries

Long-serving Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90 saudi London oil industry AP Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries

Long-serving Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90 saudi London oil industry AP Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Long-serving Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90 saudi London oil industry AP Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Ahmed Zaki Yamani, a long-serving oil minister in Saudi Arabia who led the kingdom through the 1973 oil …

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