10/11, 8:43 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Iran claims its oil tanker was hit by missiles

The National Iranian Oil Company confirmed on Friday that its oil tanker called "Sabity" suffered damages from an explosion and claimed it was caused by "missiles" shot from 60 miles away from the Jeddah, the Saudi port city on the Red Sea.

According to Iranian media, the situation is under control now and the oil spill has stopped. All crew members are also safe.

The incident is being investigated further by "experts," some of which alleged that it could have been a terrorist act.

Breaking the News / NI