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Why Royal Dutch Shell plc Is Happy To Pay $2bn To Iran

Energy companies are trying to preserve cash like Golem guarding his “precious” right now, so why on Earth is Shell (LSE: RDSB) looking to send $2 billion to Iran? Shareholders might eventually like the answer.

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Owain Bennallack owns shares in Shell. The Motley Fool UK has recommended Royal Dutch Shell B. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.