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Drone attacks oil refinery in Saudi Arabia


A drone targeted an oil refinery in Saudi Arabia's capital, Riyadh, on Thursday, causing a small fire, according to the Saudi news agency SPA, quoting an official from the energy ministry.

The attack happened on Thursday morning, according to a ministry official. There were no casualties or injuries as a result of the tiny fire being put out.

He said the attack had no effect on the refinery's operation or the delivery of oil and petroleum products.

At the same time, the official highlighted that such terrorist acts pose a threat not only to the kingdom's important infrastructure, but also to the global security and stability of energy supplies.

source: spa.gov.sa