AL denounces terrorist attack on an oil tanker off Jeddah port
terrorist attack using an explosive-laden boat on a vessel carrying oil while anchored off Jeddah port, noting that such terrorist acts against vital facilities go beyond the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its vital facilities to the security and stability of energy supplies of the entire world; and moreover, represent a serious threat to the global trade and the principle of freedom of traffic of maritime navigation.
In a statement today, Abul Ghait said that such sabotage acts are rejected and condemned, confirming full solidarity with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in any measure it takes in defense of its security and protection of the Red Sea navigation freedom.
He added that the security of the Red Sea is integral to the Arab national security, due to its importance to the global trade, citing that tampering its stability represents a threat to the security and stability of the entire world, a matter that should face confrontation and denunciation.
Source: Saudi Press Agency