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EuroNews
EU leaders want to 'responsibly' cut Turkey pre-accession aid - MerkelBRUSSELS (Reuters) – The human rights situation in Turkey is unacceptable, Germ
EuroNews / Posted 3 minutes ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The human rights situation in Turkey is unacceptable, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters on Thursday, adding European Union leaders had asked their executive arm to look at cutting pre-accession aid to Ankara in a... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
11-old creates winning design for Tom's Turkey Drive t-shirtsSPOKANE, Wash. – Numerica Credit Union along with KREM 2 announced the winner o
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 20 minutes ago
SPOKANE, Wash. – Numerica Credit Union along with KREM 2 announced the winner of the Tom’s Turkey Drive T-Shirt Contest winner on Thursday. Mallory Rich, 11, from Greenacres was surprised at the Numerica on South Regal. Rich received a $100 savings... Read more
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TribLIVE
More conflicts loom after Islamic State defeat in Raqqacounterparts waver amid a dispute with the Iraqi government in the wake of last
TribLIVE / Posted 34 minutes ago
counterparts waver amid a dispute with the Iraqi government in the wake of last month's Kurdish independence vote. While Turkey initially intervened in Syria to support rebels fighting to topple Assad, it is now mainly focused on curbing Kurdish... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Rangers defender Bruno Alves targets Hampden glory to add to his career medal haultakes to the famous Hampden turf for the first time on Sunday. The collection
EveningTimes Online / Posted 40 minutes ago
takes to the famous Hampden turf for the first time on Sunday. The collection of medals range from Super Cup successes in Turkey and Russia to international gongs with Portugal. The next one matters the most, however, as Alves prepares for the... Read more
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Aljazeera
'100,000 flee Kirkuk' since Iraqi army takeoverKurdistan Democratic Party accused the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan of colludin
Aljazeera / Posted 42 minutes ago
Kurdistan Democratic Party accused the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan of colluding with Iraqi government leaders, Iran and Turkey in orchestrating the takeover of Kirkuk. "A political party sold us out. Not all Kurds are refugees, this is all... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
It is a turkey of a promotionThanksgiving episode from the 1970s. In the episode station manager Arthur Car
Nevada Appeal / Posted 51 minutes ago
Thanksgiving episode from the 1970s. In the episode station manager Arthur Carlson has the brilliant idea of dropping turkeys as a Thanksgiving promotion. Only one problem — they were live turkeys. WKRP's newsman Les Nessman described the... Read more
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Scotsman
Host Sergio Garcia shares Valderrama Masters leadhe bids to climb around 10 spots from 80th in the Race to Dubai in order to be
Scotsman / Posted an hour ago
he bids to climb around 10 spots from 80th in the Race to Dubai in order to be involved at the start of the Final Series in Turkey in a fortnight’s time. Chasing the same goal, 77th-ranked Stephen Gallacher opened with a disappointing 77 to sit... Read more
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Reuters
EU leaders seek greater reductions in Africa immigrationeuros from EU states, according to the Commission. Brussels said 1.6 billion e
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
euros from EU states, according to the Commission. Brussels said 1.6 billion euros would be spent by the end of 2017 on Turkey. In 2016 the bloc promised 3 billion euros for Syrian refugees in exchange for Ankara shutting down the route... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU sees 'real chance' to shut migrant route from Libyathat the numbers of migrant departures from Libya have dropped 20 per cent so f
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
that the numbers of migrant departures from Libya have dropped 20 per cent so far this year. The EU sealed a deal with Turkey last year that has slowed to a trickle migrant and asylum seeker flows across the Aegean Sea to Greece, which was the... Read more
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metro
Student charged with terror offences prepared to join Isis by playing footballand press it.’ But Jamil decided to pursue his plans to fight in Syria instead
metro / Posted 2 hours ago
and press it.’ But Jamil decided to pursue his plans to fight in Syria instead. On April 9 he booked a ticket to fly to Turkey on April 30.He was arrested and charged (Picture: Metropolitan Police)They also seized approximately £1,000 cash –... Read more
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Breitbart
Abandoned by Trump and Cornered by Iran, Kurds Sign Oil Deal with Russiarelations with the KRG, though it has also maintained close relations to its mo
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
relations with the KRG, though it has also maintained close relations to its most vocal opponents in the region: Iran and Turkey. While those governments, and that of Baghdad, have demanded the KRG discard the results of the referendum, Israeli... Read more
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The Columbian
More conflicts loom after Islamic State defeat in Raqqacounterparts waver amid a dispute with the Iraqi government in the wake of last
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
counterparts waver amid a dispute with the Iraqi government in the wake of last month’s Kurdish independence vote. While Turkey initially intervened in Syria to support rebels fighting to topple Assad, it is now mainly focused on curbing Kurdish... Read more
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Reuters
Erdogan critic held in Spain returns to Germany denouncing 'despotism'Germany (Reuters) - Author Dogan Akhanli flew back to Germany on Thursday after
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
Germany (Reuters) - Author Dogan Akhanli flew back to Germany on Thursday after he was briefly detained in Spain at Turkey’s request, and lambasted Ankara for launching a “failed manhunt”. Turkey issued an Interpol warrant for the... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel presses allies to cut funds for Turkey's EU bidBRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her fellow leaders o
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her fellow leaders on Thursday to cut European Union funds to Turkey that are linked to Ankara’s bid to join the bloc and immediately found backing from Belgium and the Netherlands. While... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Former straight-A student wanting to join ISIS grabbed by cops in footageJamil to send him a copy of his passport, photographs of himself and even a cop
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 hours ago
Jamil to send him a copy of his passport, photographs of himself and even a copy of the boarding pass for a flight to Turkey leaving on 30 April last year. Jamil was caught red-handed talking to Abu Hasan online as anti-terror cops burst... Read more
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New York Post
Woman catfished with male model’s photos winds up with the modelto find the original source of Ronnie’s pics. Turns out, those images belonged
New York Post / Posted 3 hours ago
to find the original source of Ronnie’s pics. Turns out, those images belonged to one Adem Guzel, a male model from Turkey. Second time’s the charm In September 2016, she messaged Guzel, and they ended up FaceTiming and began their own... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Root, Inc. wins 30th annual spelling beethat gave teams difficulty was “mukhtar,” which is the title given to the head
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 hours ago
that gave teams difficulty was “mukhtar,” which is the title given to the head of local governments, towns, or villages in Turkey and some Arab countries. Among the other words the participants were asked to spell: falciform, triptych, pirouetted,... Read more
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The Hindu
West Asia, post-IS: On wresting Raqqaother in Kirkuk. Even in Syria, once the IS is defeated the regime could turn i
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
other in Kirkuk. Even in Syria, once the IS is defeated the regime could turn its focus on the Kurdish autonomous region. Turkey too has raised strong opposition to Washington arming the Kurds. Such voices will only grow in strength with the Kurds... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel presses allies to cut funds for Turkey's EU bidBRUSSELS: German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her fellow leaders on Thursday
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
BRUSSELS: German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her fellow leaders on Thursday to cut European Union funds to Turkey that are linked to Ankara's bid to join the bloc and immediately found backing from Belgium and the Netherlands. While praising... Read more
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SKY News
Mubashir Jamil: Gamer obsessed with 'martyrdom' found guilty of terror offences"so it's less suspicious". He was arrested by counter-terror police in April l
SKY News / Posted 3 hours ago
"so it's less suspicious". He was arrested by counter-terror police in April last year, days before he planned to fly to Turkey. The defendant denied the charges and insisted he was hearing voices and wanted to go to Syria to be exorcised of... Read more
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DW
Turkey detains Osman Kavala, prominent rights activist, at airport |he testifies," he said. Tens of thousands of people have been arrested and man
DW / Posted 4 hours ago
he testifies," he said. Tens of thousands of people have been arrested and many more dismissed from government jobs in Turkey as part of a massive crackdown by the government following last year's failed military coup. The arrests, including... Read more
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Swissinfo
Kurdish officials say thousands flee Kirkuk since Iraqi army takeoverarrest of KRG Vice President Kosrat Rasul for allegedly saying Iraqi troops wer
Swissinfo / Posted 4 hours ago
arrest of KRG Vice President Kosrat Rasul for allegedly saying Iraqi troops were "occupying forces" in Kirkuk. Iran and Turkey joined the Baghdad government in condemning the Iraqi Kurds' Sept. 25 referendum, worried it could worsen regional... Read more
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Reuters
Kurdish officials say thousands flee Kirkuk since Iraqi army takeoverarrest of KRG Vice President Kosrat Rasul for allegedly saying Iraqi troops wer
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
arrest of KRG Vice President Kosrat Rasul for allegedly saying Iraqi troops were “occupying forces” in Kirkuk. Iran and Turkey joined the Baghdad government in condemning the Iraqi Kurds’ Sept. 25 referendum, worried it could worsen regional... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Illinois man gets 15 years in terrorism caseafter he left his Aurora, Illinois, home and went to Chicago's O'Hare Internati
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
after he left his Aurora, Illinois, home and went to Chicago's O'Hare International Airport in April 2013. He was bound for Turkey, then Syria to join Jabhat al-Nusrah. He had visited a sham extremist website created by the FBI weeks earlier. It... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aurora man who tried to join al-Qaida branch in Mideast given 15 years in prisonregime of Syrian President Bashar Assad. He had just turned 18 when he was arr
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad. He had just turned 18 when he was arrested as he was about to board a flight to Turkey, where he planned to meet a handler to transport him to a training camp in Syria, prosecutors said. Authorities said... Read more
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The News and Star
Student faces jail after offering to wear suicide vest and 'press button'an undercover officer, known as "Abu Hasan", and counter-terrorist officers swo
The News and Star / Posted 4 hours ago
an undercover officer, known as "Abu Hasan", and counter-terrorist officers swooped to arrest him days before his flight to Turkey. Jamil, who suffered from periods of mental illness, made contact with the man he thought was an IS agent through the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Student faces jail after offering to wear suicide vest and 'press button'an undercover officer, known as "Abu Hasan", and counter-terrorist officers swo
Whitehaven News / Posted 5 hours ago
an undercover officer, known as "Abu Hasan", and counter-terrorist officers swooped to arrest him days before his flight to Turkey. Jamil, who suffered from periods of mental illness, made contact with the man he thought was an IS agent through the... Read more
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EuroNews
Utah Teen Accused of Helping Friend Hang Herself After Calling It 'Awesome'attorney Greg Stewart toldNBC News. The sequence of events that ended with Prz
EuroNews / Posted 5 hours ago
attorney Greg Stewart toldNBC News. The sequence of events that ended with Przybycien in handcuffs began on May 6 when a turkey hunter stumbled across Brown's body near Maple Lake, south of Payson Canyon, Utah. Much of the evidence the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Student faces jail after offering to wear suicide vest and 'press button'an undercover officer, known as "Abu Hasan", and counter-terrorist officers swo
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 5 hours ago
an undercover officer, known as "Abu Hasan", and counter-terrorist officers swooped to arrest him days before his flight to Turkey. Jamil, who suffered from periods of mental illness, made contact with the man he thought was an IS agent through the... Read more
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DW
Turkey: Angela Merkel calls for reduced EU funds |As she arrived at an EU summit on Thursday, Merkel said she considered developm
DW / Posted 5 hours ago
As she arrived at an EU summit on Thursday, Merkel said she considered developments in Turkey "very negative" in terms of European democratic values. "Not only are Germans being arrested, but the entire rule of law in Turkey is moving in the wrong... Read more
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Channel 4 News
EU summit dinner: rogue states on the menuthere is no agreed definition and a big gap between the EU27 and the UK calcula
Channel 4 News / Posted 5 hours ago
there is no agreed definition and a big gap between the EU27 and the UK calculations. Sometime this evening after the leaders have discussed Korea, Iran and Turkey, they will get round to their own rogue state and Theresa May will have the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Student faces jail after offering to wear suicide vest and 'press button'an undercover officer, known as "Abu Hasan", and counter-terrorist officers swo
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
an undercover officer, known as "Abu Hasan", and counter-terrorist officers swooped to arrest him days before his flight to Turkey. Jamil, who suffered from periods of mental illness, made contact with the man he thought was an IS agent through the... Read more
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Mashable
Fiona the hippo is the queen of fallranked him #1 and that's all that matters. What wonders, then, will Fiona have
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
ranked him #1 and that's all that matters. What wonders, then, will Fiona have in store for Thanksgiving? Will she run a Turkey Trot? Will she eat a green bean casserole? Will she inspire a Fiona-shaped pumpkin pie? Whatever the queen's plans,... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Summit County area calendar of eventsBeloved Country," by Alan Paton. For more information, call 330-896-9074. - Gr
The Suburbanite / Posted 5 hours ago
Beloved Country," by Alan Paton. For more information, call 330-896-9074. - Green Valley United Methodist Church, 620 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Road, is having a turkey dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 4 to 10 and free for... Read more
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Scotsman
Bruno Alves expects Pedro Caixinha will lead Rangers to successRangers legend names SPFL stars club should’ve signed over Carlos Pena Alves h
Scotsman / Posted 6 hours ago
Rangers legend names SPFL stars club should’ve signed over Carlos Pena Alves has won league titles in Portugal, Russia and Turkey as well as Euro 2016 with his country, and silverware was very much in his mind when he swapped Serie A for Scotland... Read more
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Business Standard India
Oil slips but holds most recent gains on expected OPEC cutscrude exports at risk because of an escalation of tensions between the KRG (Kur
Business Standard India / Posted 6 hours ago
crude exports at risk because of an escalation of tensions between the KRG (Kurdistan Regional Government), Baghdad and Turkey, while the United States has decertified the 2015 Iran nuclear deal," U.S. bank Citi said. Iraqi Kurdistan's oil... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Local Sports Calendaron Old Kington Road in New Paltz, just off State Route 32 North. For more infor
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 6 hours ago
on Old Kington Road in New Paltz, just off State Route 32 North. For more information, visit www.newpaltzrodandgun.org Turkey Shoot: 10 a.m. Nov. 5 at the Kalicoontie Rod & Gun Club, 333 Schneider, Livingston, N.Y. $3 per shoot. 12/20 gauge... Read more
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Reuters
Saudi minister visits north Syria for Raqqa talksthe fighting was over. The international coalition’s 73 members also include E
Reuters / Posted 6 hours ago
the fighting was over. The international coalition’s 73 members also include European countries, other Arab countries and Turkey. Its work includes supporting stabilization and restoration of public services to areas taken from Islamic State... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UTHealth graduate students raise money for Puerto Ricomoney to contribute toward the recover process in Puerto Rico. Food representi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
money to contribute toward the recover process in Puerto Rico. Food representing Pakistan, Morroco, Spain, Greece, Mexico, Turkey, Venezuela, Italy, Lebanon, Colombia, Puerto Rico, India, Nigeria, China and many more were all present at the food... Read more
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Aljazeera
Turkey: Religion officials to perform civil marriagesnew law does not make any changes to the legal age of marriage. In addition to
Aljazeera / Posted 6 hours ago
new law does not make any changes to the legal age of marriage. In addition to holding a civil ceremony, some Muslims in Turkey also carry out a religious wedding. Such ceremonies, performed by imams, are not illegal and can be carried out at... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Calls for public inquiry into whether Isil ringleader received taxpayers' moneyRAF serviceman, jailed for five years for terror offences. Gray and Matimba had
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
RAF serviceman, jailed for five years for terror offences. Gray and Matimba had travelled together to Syria via Spain and Turkey with Matimba paying their airfares. Matimba succeeded in crossing into Syria and joining Isil but Gray was arrested by... Read more
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Eu Business
Migration and Iran head EU summit agenda — EUbusiness.commeeting at a summit on Thursday will be migration, the digital single market, d
Eu Business / Posted 6 hours ago
meeting at a summit on Thursday will be migration, the digital single market, defence and security, relations with Iran, Turkey and North Korea, and the state of the Brexit talks. With the crisis on North Korea and disagreement with US president... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Saudi minister visits north Syria for Raqqa talksthe fighting was over. The international coalition's 73 members also include E
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
the fighting was over. The international coalition's 73 members also include European countries, other Arab countries and Turkey. Its work includes supporting stabilisation and restoration of public services to areas taken from Islamic State... Read more
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Philly.com
Security forces prevent Iran's popular ex-president from leaving his homeISTANBUL, Turkey – Iranian security forces prevented former president and oppos
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
ISTANBUL, Turkey – Iranian security forces prevented former president and opposition figure Mohammad Khatami from leaving his Tehran home late Wednesday, local media reported. It was the latest sign that regime hard-liners were seeking to crack down... Read more
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EuroNews
'Not safe': Kurds flee Kirkuk after Iraqi forces take overcarved up the Middle East after the multiethnic Ottoman Empire collapsed, leavi
EuroNews / Posted 7 hours ago
carved up the Middle East after the multiethnic Ottoman Empire collapsed, leaving Kurdish-inhabited land split between Turkey, Iran, Iraq and Syria. KRG Peshmerga forces were deployed into Kirkuk in 2014 when Iraqi government forces fell apart... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Ray Sasser: New business focuses on matching hunters with affordable hunting options | OutdoorsOCT. 28: Quail season begins. SATURDAY, OCT. 28-SUNDAY OCT. 29: Youth-only whi
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
OCT. 28: Quail season begins. SATURDAY, OCT. 28-SUNDAY OCT. 29: Youth-only white-tailed deer and Rio Grande turkey season and youth-only duck season in south zone. SATURDAY, NOV. 4: White-tailed deer season begins. SATURDAY, NOV.... Read more
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DW
Turkey, Hungary and Poland: The politics of school textbooks |instead, but this subject is hardly any different from religion," he said. The
DW / Posted 7 hours ago
instead, but this subject is hardly any different from religion," he said. Theory of evolution: 'Too complicated' In Turkey, creationism has been present in textbooks since the 1980s. In the new academic year, Darwin's theory of evolution has... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel presses allies to cut funds for Turkey's EU bid(Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her fellow leaders on Thursda
Swissinfo / Posted 7 hours ago
(Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged her fellow leaders on Thursday to cut European Union funds to Turkey that are linked to Ankara's bid to join the bloc due to concerns about the country's growing authoritarianism. While... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil slips from recent gains, though Middle East tensions remain highin the Middle East has kept a bid under the market, however, as reduced flows f
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
in the Middle East has kept a bid under the market, however, as reduced flows from the Iraqi Kurdish pipeline through Turkey have raised worries about supply. Brent crude fell 64 cents to $57.52 a barrel from Wednesday's mid-week high of... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil slips from recent gains, though Middle East tensions remain highin the Middle East has kept a bid under the market, however, as reduced flows f
FOX Business / Posted 7 hours ago
in the Middle East has kept a bid under the market, however, as reduced flows from the Iraqi Kurdish pipeline through Turkey have raised worries about supply. Brent crude fell 64 cents to $57.52 a barrel from Wednesday's mid-week high of... Read more
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