Oil prices spike after US assassinates Iranian military leader
Oil prices spike after US assassinates Iranian military leader 1America’s assassination of Iranian security commander Qasem Soleimani today caused the third Iran-linked spike in oil prices in the space of a year. Brent crude prices climbed as much as 4.6%, to $69.30 per barrel, their highest point since May 2019, after the US announced it would end waivers to sanctions on Iranian oil imports. In September …
News story posted on 2020-01-05T00:05:00.0000000Z