GCC Secretary-General Condemns Attack on an Oil Tanker Off Coast of Oman

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Riyadh, Aug. 03, 2021, SPA -- The Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Nayef Falah Al-Hajraf condemned the attack that targeted an oil tanker off the coast of Oman, calling on the international community to assume its responsibilities, based on international law to ensure that they are not repeated in a manner that preserves the movement of trade and oil supplies, as well as security and stability of the region.
Dr. Al-Hajraf affirmed the position of the GCC countries calling for the safety and security of international maritime transport, and rejecting any attempt to disrupt the movement of ships and tankers, in addition to calling on all parties to abide by international conventions and norms regulating navigation and ensuring its safety.
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20:08 LOCAL TIME 17:08 GMT
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