• Trump says OPEC 'monopoly' must get prices down

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump linked American support for Middle Eastern countries to oil prices on Thursday as he again urged OPEC to lower prices.
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  • Trump accuses 'OPEC monopoly' of pushing oil prices higher, and says 'they must get oil prices down now!'

    Trump accuses 'OPEC monopoly' of pushing oil prices higher, and says 'they must get oil prices down now!'

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump tweeted that oil prices are too high, and called for the "OPEC monopoly" to "get prices down!"
    Trump seems to have threatened to withdraw US military resources from the Middle East if OPEC members in the region don't work to lower prices.
    He has consistently complained that oil prices are too high.
    Oil drops as a result of the tweet. You can follow its price live at Markets Insider.
    President Donald Trump on Thursday once again tweeted his belief that major oil producers in the Middle East are conspiring to keep oil prices high, seemingly threatening to withdraw...
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