Statoil plant in Algeria attacked

Norwegian energy provider Statoil reports that its In Salah Gas asset in Krechba, Algeria was attacked Friday morning, by rockets fired from a distance.

 

Statoil has been in touch with its three Norwegian employees at Krechba. They are not injured and they are safe. 

Statoil is working on getting an overview of the situation, but has so far no information about anybody being injured during the attack.

Statoil has mobilised its emergency response organisation in Stavanger. The joint venture organisation in Hassi Messaoud has mobilised its emergency response organisation, Statoil writes.

(NRK/Press release)

 

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