“We’ve come to the conclusion that an individual named Anthony Warner is the bomber and he was present when the bomb went off and that he perished in the bombing,” Donald Cochran, US Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee, told a news conference.
An Engen spokesman said the company would issue a statement later. Engen is majority owned by Malaysia’s Petronas. According to Engen’s website, the Durban plant has a crude refining capacity of 120,000 barrels per day (bpd).
The explosion happened when the workers were carrying out maintenance work on the air-conditioning unit in a residential building on Jamal Abdul Nasser Street, Sharjah.
The Los Angeles Fire Department said in a statement that at least nine Los Angeles police personnel and one from the Department of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Control were injured. They said that injuries were minor.
Azerbaijan emergency authorities said a huge explosion occurred in the Caspian Sea late on Sunday, sending a cloud of fire and smoke into the sky. The area is said to have Azerbaijan offshore oil and gas fields.
Responders to the early Sunday blast in the Hubei province city of Shiyan said a total of 144 people had been evacuated following the deadly accident in the city of Shiyan in Hubei province by 11am (0300 GMT) it said.
A female US soldier who cradled a baby in her arms at the airport shared on social media before her death in a suicide attack at Kabul airport that she loved her job.
The blast did not look like an accident, emergency responders said. Sweden has suffered dozens of actual or attempted bombings linked to violent criminal gangs in recent years.
The Pentagon said that the explosion outside Kabul airport caused casualties, but numbers are unclear.