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Vienna / OPEC Meeting #77156

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 18, 1982
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(Studio) Emergency meeting of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) in Vienna, Austria, discussed.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Vienna, Austria) Crisis facing OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) due to world oil glut examined in detail. Related statistics outlined on screen. [Oil expert John LICHTBLAU - notes curtailment of OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) ntns.' development plans.] Iran,Nigeria and Iraq situations described; financial conditions of other OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) mbrs. discussed in detail. [LICHTBLAU - notes threat to OPEC.] Saudi Arabia oil minister Sheik Ahmed Zaki al-Yamani mentioned.
REPORTER: Dan Cordtz

Cordtz, Dan;
Jennings, Peter

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