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Oil Jumps Near $70 as U.S. Says Iran May Strike Saudi Again

Monday, 6 January 2020 07:42 WIB Minyak WTI Brent

Oil’s wild ride continued as the U.S. warned Iran may attack Saudi Arabia again following the American assassination of one of the Islamic Republic’s most powerful generals. Crude futures jumped for a second day, rising to just shy of $70 a barrel in London, as the U.S. State Department said there’s “heightened risk” of missile attacks near military bases and energy facilities in Saudi Arabia, raising the prospect of disruptions in the world’s most important oil-producing region. The killing reverberated through Middle Eastern markets, sending stocks nosediving and setting the tone for what’s likely to be a volatile week. Saudi Aramco tumbled 1.7% on Sunday to the lowest since it started...

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