Seagulls fly in front of the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. An explosion rocked a ship off the port in the early hours of the morning, officials said. Photo: AP Seagulls fly in front of the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. An explosion rocked a ship off the port in the early hours of the morning, officials said. Photo: AP
Seagulls fly in front of the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. An explosion rocked a ship off the port in the early hours of the morning, officials said. Photo: AP
Singapore

Singapore-flagged oil tanker hit by ‘external source’ off Saudi Arabia

  • Singapore-based shipping company Hafnia said there was an explosion and fire on board the tanker BW Rhine, and all seafarers are accounted for
  • It comes a month after a Greek-operated oil tanker was hit in an attack blamed on Iran-backed Houthi rebels in neighbouring Yemen

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Seagulls fly in front of the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. An explosion rocked a ship off the port in the early hours of the morning, officials said. Photo: AP Seagulls fly in front of the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. An explosion rocked a ship off the port in the early hours of the morning, officials said. Photo: AP
Seagulls fly in front of the Red Sea port city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. An explosion rocked a ship off the port in the early hours of the morning, officials said. Photo: AP
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