PBS NewsHour

Assaults on Iraq oil fields sow worry over global gas prices

Clip: 06/26/2014 | 10m 22s

Both Iraq's government army and fighters from ISIL have claimed to have the upper hand in a week-long battle for Iraq's biggest oil refinery. The clashes have stopped oil production at the Beiji complex, but amid the chaos, the price of crude exports has risen by only $2.35 a barrel. Gwen Ifill talks to Gianna Bern of Brookshire Advisory and Research and Greg Priddy of the Eurasia Group.

Aired: 06/26/14

Rating: NR

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