Results for Tag: Coup

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Iran

With 10 per cent of the world’s oil reserves, Iran has the fourth largest oil reserves after Saudi Arabia, Venezuela and Canada. Iran played an important role in the international oil market until sanctions were first imposed in 1979 by the United States.

Syria

The splintering of Syria into numerous spheres of control has had a dramatic impact on Syria’s energy sector.

Saudi Arabia

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is known the world over for its great oil wealth, which plays an important role in the country’s close relationship with the United States.