© AFP/File | Kuwait is a major producer of oil and gas, which make up around 95 percent of its export revenues
There were no official reports on the source or size of the spill in the waters off Kuwait’s southern coast, near the joint Kuwaiti-Saudi offshore Al-Khafji oilfield.
Kuwaiti media however on Sunday quoted local oil experts as saying the spill originated from an old 50-kilometre (31-mile) pipeline from Al-Khafji.
The experts estimated that as many as 35,000 barrels of crude oil may have leaked into the waters off Al-Zour…
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