As Syria Turmoil Escalates, Where’s Worry of $200 Oil?

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The Wall Street Journal reports the Obama administration has hardened its stance against Syria and stepped up plans for possible military action, after allegations the Assad regime used chemical weapons. All politics and alleged atrocities aside, when it comes to the financial stories that arise from turmoil in this region, they typically boil down to one major theme: oil.

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