Russia, Saudi Arabia hope to keep oil prices at reasonable level
Russia and Saudi Arabia are interested in ensuring that the price of oil does not exceed a reasonable level, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in an interview with Rossiya 24 TV …
Ecuador’s decision to withdraw from OPEC came as surprise to organization
Ecuador’s decision to leave OPEC, where it has been a member since 1973, came as a surprise to the organization, OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo said in an interview with TASS during the …
US-made Saudi air defenses ineffective against drones
Air defense systems of US manufacture failed to repel last week’s attack by drones in Saudi Arabia because they fall short of the declared parameters, a senior source at the Russian Defense …
Lavrov calls for impartial investigation into attack on Saudi oil facilities
There is a need for an impartial investigation into the September 14 drone attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told reporters on Thursday.
"You have …
Pompeo plays down failure of Patriot missile defenses during Saudi Aramco attack
Missile defense systems all over the world sometimes fail to demonstrate the intended result, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said, when asked by a reporter why Saudi troops, armed with US-made …
Iran calls US’ attempts to blame it for attacks on Saudi Aramco ‘big lie’
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has dismissed the United States’ and Saudi Arabia’s attempts to place the blame for attack on Saudi Aramco’s oil facilities on Iran as …
US raises tensions in Middle East to justify its Iran policy
Washington is deliberately stoking tensions in the Middle East in the wake of the drone attack on oil refineries in Saudi Arabia in order to justify its Iran policy, Chairman of the Russian State …
US views ‘serious military response’ to attacks on Saudi Aramco oil facilities
The United States administration is discussing 'a serious military response’ to the attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, The Washington Post daily reported on Monday.
"His [US President …
Russia to ramp up security at energy facilities due to drones attacks on Saudi Aramco
Russia may re-evaluate and ramp up security at oil production facilities in the country following the attack by drones on facilities of the Saudi Arabian Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest …
Trump authorizes use of oil from strategic reserve after attacks in Saudi Aramco
US President Donald Trump has authorized the use of oil from the national Strategic Petroleum Reserve to stabilize the market in the wake of attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia.
"Based on the …