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Oil prices jump after top Iranian general killed by US

Reproduced from the BBC News Oil prices have risen sharply after the killing of a top Iranian general in Iraq. Analysts warned the action could escalate tensions in the region and affect global oil production. The price of Brent crude jumped by more than 4% to hit $69.50 a barrel at one point, the highest since mid-September. It came after General ...

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