High prices, Asian markets could blunt EU ban on Russian oil

LORNE COOK and SAMUEL PETREQUINSource LinkBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union’s groundbreaking decision to ban nearly all oil from Russia to punish the country for its invasion of Ukraine is a blow to Moscow’s economy, but its effects may be blunted by rising energy prices and other countries willing to buy some of the petroleum, industry experts say.European Union leaders agreed late Monday to