September 15, 2008
Armed Men Explode Iraq-Turkey Oil Pipeline Near Mosul – Website
An armed group has attacked the Kirkuk-Ceyhan oil pipeline that transfers Kirkuk crude oil to the Turkey's Mediterranean port, the privately-owned Sbay media website reported on 15 September.
An official from North Oil Company has said that a group of armed men exploded the Kirkuk-Ceyhan oil pipeline near Mosul; accordingly Iraqi oil export via Cehyan will be suspended for three days, Sbay said.Originally published by Sbay media website, in Sorani Kurdish 15 Sep 08.
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