Terrorist drone attack on oil tankers in Abu Dhabi leaves three dead

Middle East 01/17/22, 17:49

A drone attack on three oil tankers parked in an Abu Dhabi warehouse on Sunday, January 16, claimed three lives and left six injured, according to police sources. Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Yemen's Houthi rebel group claimed responsibility for the attack. Police identified the victims ...

Drone attacks US base with explosives at Erbil airport in northern Iraq

U.S. 07/07/21, 02:11

A drone dropped bombs on Erbil airport in northern Iraq, aiming for the U.S. facility on the airport grounds on Tuesday, July 6, according to Kurdish security sources. While hosting U.S. forces, Erbil Airport in northern Iraq was apparently attacked by a drone loaded with explosives, then, the drone came down ...

US launches a defensive airstrike near Iraq-Syria border region

U.S. 06/27/21, 21:44

According to Fox News, the U.S. military launched a defensive airstrike on Sunday, June 27, against three Iranian militia facilities that were being used to launch and recover drones. At least one of the facilities was destroyed. John Kirby, Pentagon press secretary, confirmed that the strike targets were buildings used by ...

U.S. readies response to Saudi strike: ‘We’ll see what happens’

World 09/18/19, 10:08

Following Monday’s meeting with President Donald Trump on the attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, the U.S. military is now on standby and preparing for a response to counter the attack. Saudi and U.S. investigators have established “with very high probability” that the attack on the Saudi oil industry was launched ...

Drone attacks knock out half of Saudi oil supplies, oil prices expected to rise

U.S. 09/14/19, 20:17

Two crucial links to the world’s oil supply were attacked by armed drones on Sept. 14, with Yemen’s Iran-allied Houthi rebels claiming responsibility. The world’s largest oil refinery, the Saudi Aramco’s Abqaiq refinery, an oil processing facility was targeted along with the Khurais oil field, also operated by Aramco. No ...

End of content

No more pages to load