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Noah Browning

UPDATE 7-Oil prices slide, slow progress in trade talks counters OPEC cuts

Feb 11 2019

* U.S. oil drilling & production levels: https://tmsnrt.rs/2S87iVI (Updates prices)

Oil up on Venezuela turmoil despite surging U.S. supply

Jan 25 2019

LONDON Oil prices rose on Friday as political turmoil in Venezuela threatened to reduce supply but fresh data on surging U.S. fuel stocks and global economic woes weighed on sentiment.

Oil climbs as OPEC output drop eases concerns about glut

Jan 18 2019

LONDON Oil prices rose on Friday after an OPEC report showed its production fell sharply last month, easing some concerns about prolonged oversupply.

Oil rises about 3 percent on economic stability hopes

Jan 15 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices rose about 3 percent on Tuesday, along with world stock markets, supported by China's plan to introduce policies to stabilize a slowing economy, reversing the previous session's losses due to grim data in the world's second-largest economy.

UPDATE 9-Oil dips in volatile trade; Saudi output cuts limit losses

Jan 03 2019

* OPEC oil output posts biggest drop since 2017 on Saudi move

Bahrain court revokes citizenship of 115 people on terrorism charges

May 15 2018

DUBAI A court in Bahrain revoked the citizenship of 115 people and gave 53 of them life sentences on terrorism charges, the public prosecutor said on Tuesday, in one of the most severe rulings yet in the Gulf island kingdom.

UAE extends military reach in Yemen and Somalia

May 11 2018

ABU DHABI Military transport planes from the United Arab Emirates landed on the sleepy Yemeni island of Socotra last week, unloading tanks and troops as part of the Gulf Arab state's drive to extend its influence over a strategic waterway flanked by war zones.

Iran-aligned Houthis in Yemen fire missiles at Saudi capital

May 09 2018

RIYADH/DUBAI Yemen's Houthis fired a salvo of ballistic missiles at Saudi Arabia's capital on Wednesday - an attack Saudi authorities said they intercepted in the skies over Riyadh.

Saudi man killed in missile salvo from Yemen

Apr 28 2018

DUBAI Yemen's Houthi movement fired ballistic missiles at what it called "economic and vital targets" in the southern Saudi province of Jizan on Saturday, and Saudi authorities said a man was killed by debris from the projectiles.

Exiled rights activist accuses Bahrain of persecuting kin

Mar 25 2018

DUBAI Sayed Ahmed AlWadaei, a prominent Bahraini rights campaigner exiled in Britain, said on Saturday a Bahraini court had sentenced his wife to two months in jail in absentia this week and that his mother-in-law had begun a hunger strike in jail.

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