Azerbaijan stops buying Russian oil for refinery

DEC. 8 2022 (The Bulletin)  — Azerbaijan’s state-owned oil and gas company Socar stopped buying oil from Russia for its refinery in Turkey because of Western sanctions. Reuters quoted a Socar official as saying that it had stopped buying Russian oil, at least temporarily, to comply with these sanctions. 


— This story was published in issue 531 of the Central Asia & South Caucasus Bulletin, on Dec. 19 2022

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