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What if North Korea was sending the United States clear messages about its weapons programs — through the medium of rock concerts? For fans of North Korea’s somewhat sexy all-female Moranbong Band, Thursday’s announcement by the National Defence Commission stating that North Korea would be carrying out more rocket and nuclear tests aimed specifically at the US came as no surprise whatsoever.
top ten countries that the U.S. imports from:
3. Saudi Arabia
9. United Kingdom
In 2004, United States refineries produced over 90 percent of the gasoline used in the United States. Although the United States is the world’s third largest crude oil producer, less than 40 percent of the crude oil used by U.S. refineries was produced in the United States. Net petroleum imports (imports minus exports) account for 58 percent of our total petroleum consumption. About 50 percent of our petroleum imports are from countries in the Western Hemisphere, with 19 percent from the Persian Gulf, and 18 percent from Africa and 13 percent from other regions".
Most of Western Europe's oil comes from Middle Eastern nations (Saudi Arabia, Iran, etc.). However, a lot of oil is also supplied by Russia, the United States, Canada, China, and other European nations (i.e. Norway).