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Houthi drone attack in Saudi Arabia causes minor gas fire

Christian Fernsby |
A drone attack launched by Yemen's Houthi group on an oil field in eastern Saudi Arabia caused a "minor" fire at a gas plant but had no impact on oil production.

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he attack on the Shaybah oil field was carried out "most probably" by three drones, the source said, Reuters reported, adding that it had caused no casualties and that the fire had been extinguished.

The Iran-aligned Houthis claimed the attack earlier on Saturday.

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