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Oil supply fears rise with Iran tensions

"If it came to an all-out conflict, Iran could make a nuisance of itself to oil markets," energy fellow Jim Krane says. "It’s one of its key threats, collective punishment to the oil importing world, rather than a military threat.” Houston Chronicle: https://bit.ly/2Zd2tud