Permits 'fuel debate' on US oil export ban

Political debate: on possible lifting of oil export ban on Capitol Hill

The US government has reportedly granted permits for crude exports to European countries for the first time in years as lobbying pressure grows to reverse a decades-long export ban amid a tight oil glut due to the shale boom.

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