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Commodities rising on Syrian jitters

FXstreet.com (Athens) – Commodities move sharply upwards, mainly on an escalation in the Syrian conflict, but also to the weaker US data coming across the board.

Will there be an invasion of US military forces in Syria?

Brent crude oil prices hit a five-month high above $111 a barrel on Monday as the United States signaled it was edging toward a possible military response to last week’s suspected chemical attack in Syria, but prices settled slightly lower in choppy trade as weak U.S. economic data weighed. Brent crude oil futures for October delivery traded up to $111.68 a barrel, the highest …read more