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Iran aims to regain standing in OPEC

Posted: December 4, 2013 at 3:22 a.m.

Iran’s Minister of Petroleum Bijan Namdar Zangeneh talks to reporters as he arrives Tuesday in Vienna ahead of today’s meeting of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries.

Iran hopes to use a meeting of OPEC oil ministers today as a launchpad for its return as a dominant force in global crude markets after months of sanctions. It faces resistance, however, from regional rival Saudi Arabia.

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