Oil prices rose in Asia on Friday, despite thin market liquidity, after a week marked by worries about Chinese demand and haggling over a Western price cap on Russian oil.
Brent crude futures rose by 41 cents, or 0.48 percent, to trade at $85.75 a barrel at 0730 GMT.
U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures went up by 57 cents, or 0.73 percent, from Wednesday’s close to $78.51 a barrel. There was no WTI settlement on Thursday due to the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday.
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