An Iran oil tanker caught fire after a blast. Iranian media says that this happened near the coast of Saudi Arabia.
This oil ship belongs to the oil company NOIC of Iran. According to media reports, when the explosion took place, the Iranian ship was 97 kilometers from the Saudi coastal city of Jeddah.
According to Aljazeera, the oil tanker has been targeted by two suspected rockets. The National Iranian Tanker Company has said in its statement that the attack appears to have been carried out with a missile.
Two storage of this ship has been damaged. After the damage, oil spills are occurring in Lalsagar. However, there is no injury. This sentence has come to light when there is a lot of tension in Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Last month, Saudi drones and seven cruise missiles hit Saudi critical oil bases. Iran was accused of this attack.
Even in the months of June and July, there were attacks on two oil tankers, even then the US authorities held Iran responsible for it. Earlier in May, four oil tankers were attacked. Although Iran categorically denied involvement in these attacks.
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