YEMEN Press Agency

Saudi oil production, export sites totally disrupted in Ras Tanura, after 7th Deterrence Operation

SANAA, Sept. 05 (YPA) – Saudi media revealed Sunday a complete cessation of oil production and export activity in the Ras Tanura area, following a wide-scale attack by Sanaa forces hit the Saudi territory depth.

The online newspaper “The Saudi Reality” said that the fire in the fourth production area in Ras Tanura and the sixth distribution line in the same area has halted production and distribution since the early morning hours of this Sunday.

The newspaper confirmed that the production and distribution activities have been postponed until further notice due to the large damage to the fourth production line and the sixth distribution pipeline.

In a military statement this morning, the official spokesman for the Yemeni army forces, Brigadier General Yahya Sarie, announced that the missile force and the drone air force carried out a joint operation called “the 7th Deterrence Balance.”

According to Brig. Gen. Sarie, eight Sammad 3 drones and a ‘Zulfiqar’ ballistic missile targeted a number of sensitive Saudi sites in the east and south of the Kingdom, including the Aramco Company in Ras Al-Tanura in Dammam.

He added that Aramco’s facilities in the areas of Jeddah, Jizan and Najran were bombed with five Badr ballistic missiles and two Sammad 3 drones.