Oil on our hands: Putin’s Syrian exploits destabilise prices, and world peace

Former US diplomat Burdin Hickok says the US government needs to respond more aggressively to Russia’s entry into Syria, which he says is spurred on by a need for higher global oil prices

October 9, 2015
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Domestic pressure to deliver stronger economic growth has spurred Russian President Vladimir Putin’s engagement in Syria, says former US diplomat Burdin Hickok in an interview with World Finance.

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