Iraq-Turkey oil pipeline bombed: officials




 
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Iraq-Turkey oil pipeline bombed: officials
 
August 17th, 2013  
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Iraq-Turkey oil pipeline bombed: officials
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A bomb attack halted the flow of crude oil through a pipeline running from Iraq's Kirkuk oil fields to the Mediterranean port of Ceyhan in Turkey, two Iraqi oil officials said on Friday. The attack took place at around 0100 GMT on Friday near the al-Shura area 60 km (40 miles) to the south of the city of Mosul. The officials said repair work would be complete in around 48 hours. "Attackers planted a roadside bomb near a section of the pipeline," one official said. ...

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