Published in Sunday Times on 23 Oct 2011


111023st - Gaddafi's death marks the beginning of a new era for oil exploitation

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For the West, Gaddafi's death means new oil contracts and exploitation. Markets greated the news with a slight dip in oil prices, and they hope that oil will resume flowing out of Libyan wells soon, and reliably so.

People in the cartoon

Muammar Gaddafi •David Cameron •Nicolas Sarkozy •Barack Obama


Libyan crisis •Nato spport • Oil contracts • USA • United Kingdom • France

Text in the cartoon

Oli contracts


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