Environmental Milestones


ENERGY
10/17/1973
Arab country members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) reduce oil exports to Europe and initiate an oil embargo against the United States for its support of Israel in a war with Egypt and Syria.

Source

U.S. Energy Information Administration: 25th Annversary of the 1973 Oil Embargo home page

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