Oil Prices Spike as US Deploys 3,000 Additional Troops to Middle East Amid Iran Escalation

Oil prices jumped to the highest level in more than three months on Friday after the US killed a top Iranian military commander in Iraq, sparking fears that escalating conflict in the region could disrupt global oil supplies, Reuters reports. An air strike at Baghdad airport killed Major-General Qassem Soleimani, architect of Iran’s spreading military influence in … Continue reading Oil Prices Spike as US Deploys 3,000 Additional Troops to Middle East Amid Iran Escalation