Terrorist Attacks against Saudi Energy Facilities Threaten Global Stability: ARCO

Secretary General of the Arab Red Crescent and Red Cross Organization (ARCO), Dr. Saleh bin Hamad Al-Tuwaijri announced Monday that targeting energy facilities in Saudi Arabia represents a terrorist act that threatens the global stability.

In a statement, Dr. Al-Tuwaijri condemns these continuous attacks against the Kingdom, calling upon the international community to stop such acts in order to achieve the global security.

An official spokesman at the Ministry of Energy said that one of the petroleum-tank farms at the Ras Tanura Port in the Eastern Region; one of the largest oil shipping ports in the world; attacked this morning by a drone, coming from the sea.

Moreover, a statement by the official spokesman of the Ministry of Defense Brig. Gen. Turki Al-Maliki also condemned the attack as a cowardly attempt to target global energy supplies & security.