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on June 2, 2016 in World News

Saudis rooting for Clinton to win White House: Oil analyst

Saudi Arabia and other oil-rich Persian Gulf countries are hoping for Hillary Clinton to become the next US president, according to an oil analyst. “It is no secret that the Saudis and other [Persian] Gulf Sunni powers are rooting for Mrs. Clinton,” Bob McNally, president of Washington-based consulting firm Rapidan Group, told CNBC from Vienna on Thursday. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) holds its semiannual meeting Thursday in Vienna, but is unlikely to announce any strategy changes. McNally said that there is “a lot of concern and anxiety” about what a Donald Trump presidency would mean for the...

Saudi Arabia and other oil-rich Persian Gulf countries are hoping for Hillary Clinton to become the next US president, according to an oil analyst. “It is no secret that the Saudis and other [Persian] Gulf Sunni powers are rooting...

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