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US believes attack on Saudi Arabia came from southwest Iran

 The attack involved both cruise missiles and drones. 
 The attack involved a higher degree of complexity and sop
September 17, 2019
  • The attack involved both cruise missiles and drones.
  • The attack involved a higher degree of complexity and sophistication than initially thought.

WASHINGTON: The United States believes Saturday's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities originated in southwestern Iran, a US official told Reuters on Tuesday.

Three officials, speaking to Reuters on condition of anonymity, said the attack involved both cruise missiles and drones, indicating the attack involved a higher degree of complexity and sophistication than initially thought.