Israelis shut East Med Tamar gas field supplying Israel, Egypt and Jordan over conflict with Hamas

Thursday, 13 May 2021

The Israeli Energy Ministry said it asked US major Chevron Corp. to shut the Tamar natural gas field, which supplies Egypt and Jordan as well as Israel, because of continued rocket attacks on the city of Ashkelon, just 23 kilometres (14 miles) from the Tamar field’s offshore platform.

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