TITLE

The Saudi Oil Offensive

AUTHOR(S)
Kondracke, Morton
PUB. DATE
August 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;8/4/79-8/11/79, Vol. 181 Issue 5/6, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Suggests that Saudi Arabia would be expecting political repayment for its decision to increase oil production. Derailing of White House aide Stuart Eizenstat's proposal to make the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries the "real enemy" in United States President Jimmy Carter's energy war; Saudis' demand for "progress' toward the resolution of the Palestinian issue in the Middle East; Call for an announcement that the United States will negotiate with the Palestine Liberation Organization.
ACCESSION #
11257351

 

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