BREAKING: Saudi Oil Pumping Stations Are Attacked By Drones And The Houthis Are Claiming To Be Behind It

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Houthis have claimed to behind in what is one of the first attacks on the Saudi oil infrastructure that much of the world is dependent on for its oil needs.

Saudi Aramco stated to CNN that there was "no damage to oil production, no oil spills or injuries."

The damages were minor as per the Saudi oil giant and took place in two separate locations between Riyadh and Yanbu.

The news network has also reported that Brent Crude jumped 1.6% following news of the attack.

A fire broke out following the attack which has since been contained as per the Saudi Energy Ministry. The drone attack comes just a day after two of Saudi Arabia’s oil tankers were sabotaged off the coast of the UAE.