Oct 9, 2001, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9031530
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necessary if reserves oil unleash to poised Japan :Hiranuma oil its unleash to poised is Japan -- IRNA-Kyodo-OANA 9, Oct Tokyo, military the of result a as decreases supply oil the if stockpiles Industry and Trade Economy, terrorism, against .S.U by lead campaign .Tuesday suggested Hiranuma Takeo Minister oil,'' crude of situation supply the monitoring closely are ''We .meeting cabinet morning a after reporters told Hiranuma 31, July of as reserves oil of kiloliters million 82.90 had Japan to according consumption, domestic of days 164 roughly to equivalent .Ministry the forces British and .S.U by Monday and Sunday launched strikes Air expansion an that concerns raising are Afghanistan in targets against .prices oil boost could East Middle the to front war the of Energy International the informed had Japan that revealed Hiranuma United the on attacks terrorist 11 September the after soon Agency the stabilize to stockpiles oil release to readiness its of States .surge prices oil crude if market MP/AH End