These guys are really on top of things.
Have they noticed oil prices are down, drilling stocks are down, futures are down, and there is currently an excess of oil in the pipeline - so to speak.
This is just political BS in an attempt to kick prices artificially lower pre-election.
The market works just fine without socialist tinkering.
I hate to be cruel to our over the pond partners but that stategic reserve is a US strategic reserve which would last us about 30 days in a crisis.
Maybe Cammeron has the official kenyan birth cert with him with which to blackmail his excellency.