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fresh attacks Tuesday on oil supplies in the Middle East just days off to these tankers were hit us anchor off the UAE Saudi Arabia says a pipeline and pumping station near Riyadh have been struck by homes drones that he had to stay a who fear on TV station said the Yemeni group had carried out drone attacks on Saudi assets it wasn't clear if that was a claim of responsibility for the tanker war pipeline incidents which is well correspondence to me Trish Dunn a cough is following the story from London at the if they haven't been any convinced and statement from either side to say to blame anyone for instance I mean people have suggested it could be around but they've been no statement from either the Saudi American side and Iran has actually denied having anything to do with that tax and said it's it's very worrisome on Tuesday one Iranian lawmaker called the tanker attacks quote Israeli mischief US officials said such statements were an attempt to muddy the waters Washington's ambassador to Saudi Arabia called for quote reasonable responses short of war once the culprits are identified , the US has sent aircraft carriers and bombers to the region amid it's escalating dispute with Iran over the country's nuclear program some fear the tanker attacks could prove the flash point for conflict will held steady off to those attacks but then jumped following the news of the pipeline bombing international benchmark Brent crude rose as much as one point four percent Tuesday any conflict in the region would be likely to see prices jump even more sharply around a fifth of the world's oil passes through these waters making any threat to tankers a global concern