PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY, October 9 – Novosti. The United States began to lose self-control due to the decision of OPEC + to cut oil production, the Americans are trying to manipulate their oil reserves, such a game will not lead to anything good, said Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov.
“Here is the United States, which began to literally lose self-control, yes, because of such a decision, here they are, their main task is to push through decisions that, well, were partially adopted by the European Union in the last a package of sanctions. There is about the introduction of certain price ceilings and so on,” he said in an interview with Pavel Zarubin in the Moscow. Kremlin. Putin program on the Rossiya 1 channel.
“They are trying to manipulate their oil reserves by throwing additional amounts into the market. That is, in fact, such a game will not lead to anything good,” Peskov added.
OPEC+ countries last week decided to cut oil production by 2 million barrels per day immediately from November, taking the levels agreed for August as a reference point.
Earlier, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said that the United States is considering a number of retaliatory measures, including against Saudi Arabia, after the OPEC + decision to cut oil production.