ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 15, 1979
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(Studio) Nigeria reported to increase price of oil; Saudi Arabia, OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) and Iran mentioned.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(DC) United States oil companies proposed response to oil shortage due to Iranian situation discussed. Oil cutback for United States and Japan compared on screen; Exxon and Texaco mentioned. Energy Secretary James Schlesinger quoted; film shown. Underground oil storage by government and inability to put oil out noted; Energy Department film shown.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson (WBRZ newstape, Baton Rouge)
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