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Several Million Barrels of Yemeni Oil Plundered by Saudi-Led Coalition

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Some “three to four million barrels” of Yemeni oil are plundered every month by the Saudi-led military coalition and its mercenaries, according to Yemen’s oil director. Executive Director of the Yemeni Oil Company Ammar al-Azra’i announced the grim news in an interview with Yemen’s Arabic-language al-Masirah television news network on Friday, saying, […]Read More

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Energy Minister: No Impacts of Attacks on Saudi Arabian Oil

BANGKOK, Sept 16 (TNA) — The impacts of the attacks on major oil facilities of Saudi Arabia’s Aramco were under control and Thailand’s oil imports were not affected, Energy Minister Sontirat Sontijirawong said. Regarding the attacks on the crude oil processing facilities that supply crude oil to Saudi Arabian national energy giant Aramco, Mr Sontirat […]Read More

South

Trawlers caught delivering large cargo of contraband oil

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: About 300,000 litres of contraband fuel were seized from two modified fishing trawlers and 13 people arrested at a pier in Tha Sala district early on Wednesday. It was the largest seizure of illegal oil in the South in recent years. Full story: Bangkok Post NUJAREE RAEKRUN BANGKOK POSTRead More

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Japanese Oil Wholesalers ‘Prepare To Suspend’ Iranian Imports

Japanese news media are reporting that the country’s major oil wholesalers are preparing to suspend crude imports next month. Jiji Press agency and Kyodo on September 3 reported that the action comes in response to U.S. sanctions against Tehran and threats they could be extended to companies doing business with Iran. U.S. President Donald Trump […]Read More

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Saudi Arabia warns Trump against stopping imports of its oil

Riyadh has warned the incoming US president Donald Trump of consequences if he chooses to stick to his election promise to block Saudi oil imports. During the election campaign, Trump promised to make the US energy sector independent from “our foes and the oil cartels” and to create “complete American energy independence.” Trump was referring […]Read More

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Turns Out, Russia Was Right: ISIL Oil is Going to

Russian airstrikes on jihadists’ oil infrastructure caused natural dissatisfaction of Turkey that appears to be the main consumer of ISIL’s oil, according to the German media. In the wake of downing of the Russian Su-24 bomber jet by Turkish Air Force president Putin claimed that Ankara appears to be an accomplice of terrorists, as it […]Read More

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Oil slicks hit Ban Khao Tao and Pran Buri beaches

Oil slicks from Mae Klong and Tha Chine river estuaries continue to be swept into beaches in Ban Khao Tao in Hua Hin district and Pran Buri district of Prachuap Khiri Khan. Officials of Pran Buri national park lodged a complaint with district police today. Read more: thaipbs.or.thRead More