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BREAKING: UN Chief Condemns Aramco Attacks, Warns Against Escalation

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7Dnews London - Reuters

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 16:50 GMT

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday September 15th warned from escalation after Houthi drones had attacked oil facilities belonging to Saudi Aramco oil company in Khurais and Abqaiq the previous day.

"The Secretary-General condemns Saturday’s attacks on Aramco oil facilities in the Eastern Province in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia claimed by the Houthis," according to a statement from spokesman Stephane Dujarric.

"The Secretary-General calls upon all parties to exercise maximum restraint, prevent any escalation amid heightened tensions and to comply at all times with International Humanitarian Law."


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