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Turkey Backs Saudi Arabia in Clash With US Over OPEC+ Oil Production Cuts

  • OPEC+ to cut daily oil production targets by 2 million barrels
  • US ‘bullying’ isn’t right, Turkey’s foreign minister says

Turkey has sided with Saudi Arabia in its deepening standoff with the US over OPEC+’s decision to cut oil production.

“We see that a country stands up and threatens Saudi Arabia,” Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in the Mediterranean port city of Mersin on Friday. “This bullying is not right.”