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Although IS is certainly an Islamic movement, it is neither typical nor mired in the distant past, because its roots are in Wahhabism, a form of Islam practised in Saudi Arabia that developed only in the 18th century.
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VIENNA – OPEC oil ministers meeting in Vienna on Thursday are in a bind. Prices are plunging – and in the short term, the cartel may not be able to do much about it. 503 more words
The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data showed crude stocks rose last week.
Inventories of commercial US crude oil increased by 1.9 million barrels from the previous week, according to the US Energy Information Administration. 387 more words