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Washington Tips the Balance

Washington Tips the Balance.

In November 2016, Russia and Saudi Arabia, once ardent Cold War adversaries, joined forces to push through a historic cut in crude oil production. The agreement overcame stark geopolitical divisions among the signing partners, which included 24 OPEC and non-OPEC countries. Will the deal hold? That largely depends on the policies of the Trump White House, writes energy fellow Jim Krane in Oil Magazine.

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