An oil company of BP's scope can't operate outside of politics, but it seems entangled in a...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor

An oil company of BP's scope can't operate outside of politics, but it seems entangled in a remarkable number of places. BP’s ready fall into the Russian embrace is fraught with danger, and it is a victim of deteriorating relations between the U.K. and UAE. It also remains bogged down in the Deepwater Horizon spill aftermath, but angry rhetoric seems to have been tempered in Azerbaijan.