Exxon seeks sanctions waiver so it can drill in Russian deal

Posted: April 20, 2017 at 3:59 a.m.
Updated: April 20, 2017 at 3:59 a.m.

Exxon Mobil is pursuing a waiver from Treasury Department sanctions on Russia so it may drill in the Black Sea in a venture with the Russian state oil company Rosneft, a former State Department official said Wednesday. An oil industry official confirmed the account.

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