South Sudan’s Fragile Peace

By Alon Ben-Meir
The peace accord to end the civil war in South Sudan remains fragile and needs international support.
The peace accord to end the civil war in South Sudan remains fragile and needs international support.
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South Sudan’s Fragile Peace

By Alon Ben-Meir
The peace accord to end the civil war in South Sudan remains fragile and needs international support.
The peace accord to end the civil war in South Sudan remains fragile and needs international support.
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Trump Opens Up Drilling Projects

Trump Opens Up Drilling Projects
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17 Environmental Groups Sue Trump Administration Over Alaska Refuge Oil Plan

Two lawsuits were filed against the Trump administration in a district court in Alaska on Monday, as a raft of environmental organizations challenged the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) plan to open the 1002 area of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) to oil and gas exploration. In keeping with the Tax Cuts and Jobs […]

Trump Administration Approves Plan to Drill for Oil and Gas In Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

The Trump administration on Monday approved an oil and gas leasing program within the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), a 1.56-million-acre swath of land on Alaska’s north shore with the Beaufort Sea. The Department of the Interior on Monday approved the program, with Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt signing the Record of Decision, which will determine […]

DOJ Announces ‘Largest-Ever’ Seizure of Iranian Oil in Violation of Sanctions

The Justice Department (DOJ) on Friday confirmed the United States seized a significant amount of fuel shipments in four tankers from Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps to Venezuela. It approximately 1.116 million barrels of petroleum in what was described as the “largest-ever” seizure, according to DOJ officials. “With the assistance of foreign partners, this seized property […]

BP Halves Dividend After Record Loss, Speeds up Reinvention

LONDON—BP cut its dividend for the first time in a decade after a record $6.7 billion second-quarter loss, when the coronavirus crisis hammered fuel demand, and it sought to win over investors by speeding up its reinvention as a lower carbon company. Its shares rose more than 7 percent on Tuesday after BP unveiled earlier […]