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An oil tanker caught fire in Jizan during a shelling attack

An oil tanker caught fire in Jizan during a shelling attack

Middle east
Manama> An unknown shell (projectile) exploded and set fire to a fuel tanker in Jizan, Saudi Arabia. No injuries or damage were reported. Crude oil prices rose to $ 62 a barrel in international markets following the attack. The Saudi Energy Ministry said a projectile attack on an oil tanker in Jizan took place at 9.08pm on Thursday. However, the ministry did not say who carried out the attack. It is not clear where the oil tanker was attacked in Jizan. The attack comes on the sixth anniversary of the Yemeni civil war. But no one has claimed responsibility for the attack. Meanwhile, eight drones loaded with explosives were sent to Saudi Arabia by Huthi rebels in Yemen on Thursday afternoon. The Saudi air defense said it was targeting universities in Jizan and Najran...