Battle for Iraq's Future Unfolds Around 90-Year-Old Oil Field – Bloomberg


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Battle for Iraq’s Future Unfolds Around 90-Year-Old Oil Field
Bloomberg
Crude flowed from Kirkuk ten years before Saudi Arabia struck oil and two decades before the kingdom found the giant Ghawar field. While the area around Kirkuk now pumps a fraction of Iraq’s total output of 4.5 million barrels a day — about 350,000
Iraqis seize military base, oil field from Kurdish forces near contested KirkukWashington Post
Iraqis seize Kurdish military base and oil field in KirkukThe Independent
Iraqi forces retake airport, military base, oil field from Kurds in KirkukFRANCE 24
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Texas man missing after oil rig explosion on Louisiana's Lake Pontchartrain – Dallas News


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Texas man missing after oil rig explosion on Louisiana’s Lake Pontchartrain
Dallas News
A Katy man is missing after an oil rig explosion Sunday night on Lake Pontchartrain, north of New Orleans. The missing worker was identified Monday as 44-year-old Timothy Morrison, the city of Kenner government said. Search-and-rescue efforts continue
Person missing after Lake Pontchartrain oil and gas platform explosion ID’d as Texas manThe Advocate
Update: Crews suspend search for missing oil platform worker from TexasKATC Lafayette News
Officials ID person missing after Lake Pontchartrain oil platform explosionNOLA.com
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Iraqis seize military base, oil field from Kurdish forces near contested Kirkuk – Washington Post


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Iraqis seize military base, oil field from Kurdish forces near contested Kirkuk
Washington Post
They recaptured military bases, an oil field and other infrastructure had since been taken over by Kurdish troops. But by the end on the day, they had gone further, taking control of the heart of Kirkuk which had been under Kurdish security control
Iraqis seize Kurdish military base and oil field in KirkukThe Independent
Iraqi forces retake airport, military base, oil field from Kurds in KirkukFRANCE 24
KRG ceases operations at major oil fields near KirkukDaily Sabah
Iraq Oil Report –The Express Tribune
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Clashes In Kurdistan Send Oil Prices Higher – OilPrice.com (blog)


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Clashes In Kurdistan Send Oil Prices Higher
OilPrice.com (blog)
Reports of clashes between Iraqi troops and Kurdish armed forces near Kirkuk yesterday sent WTI and Brent higher in Asian trade today. The latest reports coming in say the Iraqi army has seized a refinery in Kirkuk as well as a gas plant in the area
What’s Stopping An Oil Price Rally?Yahoo Finance
Oil Prices Up On Iraq Tension, Iran Deal StayBarron’s
Are the Days of Low Oil Prices Receding?New York Times
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What's Stopping An Oil Price Rally? – OilPrice.com (blog)


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What’s Stopping An Oil Price Rally?
OilPrice.com (blog)
Oil supply disruptions, high OPEC oil cut deal compliance rates, an extra-violent hurricane season, and the threat of new U.S. sanctions against Iran have fed optimism in oil markets over the past couple of months. Yet there’s bad news for bulls: a
Higher Oil Prices May Not Be So TemporaryBloomberg
Oil will crash to $10 a barrel with electric vehicle revolution …CNBC
Top global trading houses see range-bound, stable oil priceReuters
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Oklahomans turn 'Oilfield Prayer Day' into a protest against Big Oil – Waging Nonviolence


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Oklahomans turn ‘Oilfield Prayer Day’ into a protest against Big Oil
Waging Nonviolence
The rally was set up to coincide with the one year anniversary of “Oilfield Prayer Day,” a state-sanctioned event proclaimed by Gov. Mary Fallin in an effort to recognize, as she explained it, “the incredible economic, community and faith-based impact …

Oil price gains drive Asia Pacific markets higher – Financial Times

Oil price gains drive Asia Pacific markets higher
Financial Times
Crude price moves drove trading in Asia on Monday as clashes between Iraqi and Kurdish forces broke out south of the oil-rich city of Kirkuk. Energy stocks in the region climbed while the dollar edged higher following a dip on Friday and Australian
Kurdistan Accuses Baghdad Of Planning Oil Field SeizureOilPrice.com

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What's Stopping An Oil Price Rally? – Yahoo Finance


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What’s Stopping An Oil Price Rally?
Yahoo Finance
Oil supply disruptions, high OPEC oil cut deal compliance rates, an extra-violent hurricane season, and the threat of new U.S. sanctions against Iran have fed optimism in oil markets over the past couple of months. Yet there’s bad news for bulls: a
Is OPEC Considering Deeper Output Cuts?OilPrice.com (blog)
Higher Oil Prices May Not Be So Temporary – BloombergBloomberg
Oil will crash to $10 a barrel with electric vehicle revolution …CNBC
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Water Is the Next 'Gold' – Markets Insider

Water Is the Next ‘Gold’
Markets Insider
DALLAS, Oct. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Water is the next ‘gold’ or ‘oil‘ in the case of Genesis Research and Technology Group. The bitcoin has seen unparalleled results over the past year and Genesis Research and Technology Group will engage the …
‘Water Token’ Flows Freely on the CryptocurrencyBOE Report (press release) (blog)

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Kurdistan accuses Baghdad of planning oil field seizure – RT


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Kurdistan accuses Baghdad of planning oil field seizure
RT
Kurdistan authorities have accused the central Iraqi government of planning to seize oil fields in the autonomous region. Baghdad is amassing military power in two areas south of Kirkuk – the center of the oil-rich region that is formally part of Iraq
Kurdish VP: Thousands of troops sent to Kirkuk to face ‘Iraqi threat’Arab News
Iraq forces retake positions from Kurds in disputed KirkukSBS
Video: Iraqi forces seize Kurdish Peshmerga positions near KirkukThe New Arab

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Why US Crude Exports Are Booming – OilPrice.com (blog)


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Why US Crude Exports Are Booming
OilPrice.com (blog)
Over the years, U.S. crude oil has gotten progressively heavier and sourer (meaning it contains larger hydrocarbon molecules as well as more sulfur.) Globally, heavy crude production increased in places like Canada, Venezuela and Nigeria. A wide price …
Higher Oil Prices May Not Be So Temporary – BloombergBloomberg
Oil will crash to $10 a barrel with electric vehicle revolution …CNBC
Oil cuts losses by the finish as US crude supplies fall a third weekMarketWatch
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