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Saudi credit default swaps soar on U.S.-Iran crisis

Reuters Monday, 6 January 2020
The cost of insuring against a potential debt default by Saudi Arabia has soared by a sixth since the killing by a U.S. drone on Friday of Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani, bearing the brunt of a broader reaction in Middle Eastern markets.
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