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Exposing the Middle East Oil Cartel’s Origins – Author Edwin Black on C-SPAN at JINSA Event

Hosted by the Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs as part of C-SPAN’s “Book TV” series, author Edwin Black discussed his book, British Petroleum and the Redline Agreement: The West’s Secret Pact to Get Mideast Oil, in Washington, DC in November 2011. In this ground-breaking book, Black exposed the secret 1928 agreement signed by a consortium of oil companies that created a Western-controlled oil cartel in the Middle East.


Hosted by the Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs as part of C-SPAN’s “Book TV” series, author Edwin Black discussed his book, British Petroleum and the Redline Agreement: The West’s Secret Pact to Get Mideast Oil, in Washington, DC in November 2011. In this ground-breaking book, Black exposed the secret 1928 agreement signed by a consortium of oil companies that created a Western-controlled oil cartel in the Middle East.

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