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Other nations promise help if Iran cuts off oil supply

Dec 28, 2011
Oil prices are down a bit this morning after a Saudi oil official said his country would pump more crude. That follows Iran's threat to block the Strait of Hormuz, where about one fifth of the world's oil passes through.

Iran oil blockade unlikely to go through

Dec 28, 2011
Halting, or even dislocating, the flow of one-fifth of the world's oil supply could send the price of crude into the stratosphere. But the oil market doesn't appear to take the threat seriously.

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Underneath the veils, Saudi women are oh-so pretty

Jul 20, 2010
The head-to-toe black robes women wear in Saudi Arabia don't show much, but rest assured, Saudi women make sure they look their best. Saudi women...

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