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Each year Chatham House experts, speakers and publications contribute to around 3,000 interviews and articles in the national and international media. The list below is a short selection of contributions in recent days and weeks.
  • Reuters, 27 January 2014

    OPEC will be able to handle the extra oil expected to come from Iran, Iraq and Libya, OPEC's secretary-general said at Chatham House, insisting the group would collectively head off any oversupply.

  • The Telegraph, 27 January 2014

    'The UAE may consider investing in gas in the US and Canada to secure supply,' said UAE's Minister of Energy, Suhail Mohammed Al Mazrouei, speaking at a conference at Chatham House. 'The UAE is seriously considering that now.'

  • The Telegraph, 27 January 2014

    Speaking at Chatham House, UK Energy Minister Michael Fallon warned on Monday that uncertainty over the outcome of the referendum on Scottish independence was already hitting investment in the North Sea. 'There is a risk that investment we're trying to encourage will now be paused', he said.

  • The Telegraph, 27 January 2014

    There is a big difference between UKIP's middle-class spokesmen and its voters, write Matthew Goodwin and Robert Ford.

  • ABC News Australia, 25 January 2014

    'What they're asking for in return is for Assad to agree to step down, and of course he is not under any pressure to step down. It's already said that there will be no military intervention. It cannot really bluff. There's no threat coming to the regime. That is part of the difficulty,' said Nadim Shehadi.

  • Voice of America, 25 January 2014

    'It's in a context where you can't really see either party to the internal conflict actually having any sort of decisive advantage, which would be the basis of some sort of bargaining process,' said David Butter.

  • The Guardian, 24 January 2014

    A compromise is urgently needed, one that would bring all the country's warring factions and rival agencies together to avert further violence, writes Duncan McCargo.

  • The Independent, 24 January 2014

    Writing in The Independent, James Sherr thinks Klitschko is a real contender to be the next leader and offer a political solution to the crisis. However he also thinks things are going to get worse before they get better.

  • Financial Times, 24 January 2014

    'Yanukovich is now very dependent on a very small group of people. They are all hardline, and all Russian-oriented,' says James Sherr.

  • AFP/BDlive, 24 January 2014

    'It's an awful juxtaposition. Partially, it's a reflection of what has led us to this position in the first place, the fact that internal elite fighting within South Sudan has enabled a violent conflict to spread. It's certainly time to start thinking about South Sudanese and the country of South Sudan,' said Ahmed Soliman.

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