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Conflict in Iraq may drive gas prices higher

BAGHDAD (WKYT) - As the violence in Iraq increased Thursday, oil futures climbed to $106 per barrel.
The 2% increase is the highest since September.
Analysts predict a 20 cent per gallon jump in gas prices in the next few weeks if the violence continues.
The national average for gas is $3.65 per gallon.


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