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SPECIAL REPORT – Trump told Saudis: Cut oil supply or lose U.S. military support

President Donald Trump speaks with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

REUTERS, APRIL 30, 2020 The threat to upend a 75-year strategic alliance central to the U.S. pressure campaign that led to a landmark global deal to slash oil supply. | “We are defending your industry while you’re destroying ours.” WASHINGTON/LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – As the United States pressed Saudi Arabia to end its oil price war with Russia, President Donald Trump …

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Saudi Aramco IPO: “This is the absolute mother of all oil and gas companies.”

PortandTerminal.com, November 4, 2019 Aramco announces plans to list shares on Riyadh stock exchange. The IPO is key to the Crown Prince’s grand plan to cut the Kingdom’s reliance on oil revenue. RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Aramco has confirmed it is planning to list on the Riyadh stock exchange, in what could be the world’s biggest initial public offering …

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Saudi Arabia: “Cargo ships could be at risk in Red Sea” #Sooner_or_Later

PortandTerminal.com, November 2, 2019 Saudi Arabia on Friday warned that explosives-laden high speed remote-controlled small boats could target cargo ships and oil tankers passing through the busy and sensitive Red Sea maritime route RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabian defence officials have warned that cargo and crude-laden ships passing through the Red Sea could be at risk from remote-controlled boats …

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Iran’s leader blames unspecified “government” for latest tanker attack

PortandTerminal.com, October 14, 2019 Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said an Iranian tanker damaged in the Red Sea on Friday had been hit by at least two rockets, and there is video footage of the incident, although none has been presented. DUBAI – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani vows to respond to an attack on one of the country’s oil tankers in …

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Iranian oil tanker hit by two missiles near Saudi port

October 11, 2019 by Reuters By Parisa Hafezi and Sylvia Westall DUBAI, Oct 11 (Reuters) – An Iranian-owned oil tanker was struck, probably by missiles, in the Red Sea off Saudi Arabia’s coast on Friday, Iranian media said, an incident that if confirmed will stoke tension in a region rattled by attacks on tankers and oil sites since May. The Sabiti The …

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Yemeni Rebels Warn Iran Plans Another Strike Soon (WSJ)

PortandTerminal.com, September 22, 2019 The information has been passed along to the Saudis and the U.S., according to people briefed on the warnings BEIRUT—The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Houthi militants in Yemen have warned foreign diplomats that Iran is preparing a follow-up strike to the missile and drone attack that crippled Saudi Arabia’s oil industry a week ago. …

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Iran is being crushed by sanctions. Is that its reason to attack Saudi Arabia?

PortandTerminal.com, September 20, 2019 WASHINGTON – While Iran has officially denied responsibility for last week’s attacks on Saudi oil facilities, the likelihood of its involvement at some level is probable. Yemen’s Houthi rebels, who have the claimed the attacks, are closely aligned with and funded by Iran. It is unlikely that an attack of this sophistication and magnitude could have …

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Saudi Energy Minister – Oil supply back online. Iran responsible for attack. Ok…

PortandTerminal.com, September 17, 2019 Saudi Energy Minister agrees with Mike Pompeo that the drone attacks came from Iran. Production capacity has been restored he says and Aramco’s IPO is moving forward per plan. Well, that’s that then. Move on. Nothing to see here. JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman held a press conference today …

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