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Articles: Ukrainian politics (4)
The situation in Ukraine is undoubtedly complex, but it may be as much about a scramble for growth and fossil fuel as it is about ethno-cultural identity.
Before contemplating the use of US oil and gas as a strategic weapon, it might be useful to review a few key fundamentals.
A midweek update. New York oil prices continued to fall steadily this week on growth in US crude stocks and weaker economic data from the US and China.