#EuroMajdan # євромайдан Chronicles 30/12/2014
UPD: 30/12/2014 Oil prices fell to the level of 2008: Brent - $ 57.6, WTI - $ 53.27
Oil prices decline on Tuesday and hold at the lowest levels for more than five years on expectations that commodity oil stocks in the US last week remained at record levels since June.
February futures for Brent crude on the London stock exchange ICE Futures fell by 9:06 Moscow time on $ 0.27 (0.47%) - to $ 57.61 per barrel. By the closing of the market on Monday, the value of these contracts fell by $ 1.57 (2.64%) - to $ 57.88 per barrel, Interfax reported.
The price of WTI futures for February on electronic trading in the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) decreased by $ 0.34 (0.63%) to $ 53.27 per barrel by the indicated time. As a result of trades on December 29, futures quotes for WTI crude oil decreased by $ 1.12 (2.05%) - to $ 53.61. During Monday's trading, world oil prices fell to $ 57.65 and $ 52.97 per barrel of Brent and WTI crude oil respectively, below the low since May 11, 2009.
Since the beginning of the year, the cost of both brands has fallen by more than 46%, which is the sharpest annual decline since 2008, amid a glut of the market. According to the Qatar government, the supply of oil exceeds demand by about 2 million barrels per day.
The US Department of Energy on Wednesday will publish data on commodity stocks in the country last week. Experts interviewed by Bloomberg believe that stocks have not changed, remaining at the maximum level since June of 387.2 million barrels. The American reserves are 13% higher than the average for the last 5 years.
"The excess supply in the market can not be eliminated in a short time," said Samsung Sun Futures analyst Hong Sun Ki. "The oil market suffers from OPEC actions, led by Saudi Arabia, which keeps its production volumes to the full."
UPD: 30/12/2014 The gang of Dremov in the "LNR" against the gang of Plotnitsky: "You suck x # y, Lesha, where is your government?" It includes the people of the Royal and Efremov! ". VIDEO
Terrorists-"Cossacks" from Stakhanov led by the ataman Pavel Dremov named Batya accused the leadership of the so-called "LNR" in theft and treason.
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UPD: 30/12/2014 The court sentenced Navalny to 3.5 years on probation. The brother of the oppositionist was put in prison
Zamoskvoretsky court in Moscow today recognized oppositionist Alexei Navalny and his brother Oleg as guilty of stealing the funds of the company "Yves Rocher".
According to the verdict of the court, Aleksey Navalny was sentenced to 3,5 years of imprisonment conditionally. His brother Oleg - to 3.5 years in prison.
After the announcement of the decision, Oleg Navalny was taken into custody in the courtroom.
Defense of oppositionist Alexei Navalny and his brother Oleg will appeal against the conviction in the criminal case of embezzlement and legalization of the funds of the company "Yves Rocher", his lawyer Olga Mikhailova told Interfax. "We will necessarily appeal against the conviction of the court," O. Mikhailova said on Tuesday.