This explosion comes during a difficult year in the waters of this region.

Tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran have reached an all time high after Saudi accused Iran of the attacks on the Aramco oil facilities.

Oil facilities and tankers have become a flash point of the ongoing tensions in this Middle East.

Al Jazeera's Zein Basravi reports from Tehran.

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