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OPEC / Venezuela Meeting #261622

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 17, 1979
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(Studio) Convening of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) meeting in Caracas, Venezuela, today reported
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Caracas, Venezuela) Behavior of Iran's oil minister Ali Akbar Moinfar noted; films shown [MOINFAR - comments on oil price increase] Apparent divisiveness among OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) members examined. [Saudi oil minister Sheik Ahmed Zaki al-YAMANI - says Saudi Arabia won't raise its prices.] Role of Saudi Arabia in mtgs. detailed on screen; price increase issue, as being discussed here, examined. Incrs. since 1970 listed on screen. Moinfar comment to reporter quoted.

Brady, Ray;
Cronkite, Walter

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