Two missiles hit Iranian oil tanker near Jeddah port city of Saudi Arabia

Two missiles hit Iranian oil tanker near Jeddah port city of Saudi Arabia

All crew members of Iranian vessel are safe and the situation of the tanker is stable, as per reports.

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Updated: Oct 11, 2019, 12:22 PM IST

Two missiles struck the Iran-owned Sinopa oil tanker setting it ablaze off the Saudi port of Jeddah, Iranian state TV reported.

“Two missiles hit the Iran-owned ship near the Jeddah port city of Saudi Arabia,” TV said, quoting the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC).

All crew members of Iranian vessel are safe and the situation of the tanker is stable, as per reports.  

(More details awaited…)