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U.S. Sanctions, Low Oil Prices Doomed Exxon’s Russian Projects

Kenneth B. Medlock III, senior director of the Center for Energy Studies, is quoted in a Wall Street Journal article on Exxon’s decision to walk away from a joint project with Russia’s Rosneft (subscription): http://on.wsj.com/2oSgpsP