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2005-12-23 04:20:00

LAGOS (Reuters) - Firefighters have put out a blaze caused by a suspected dynamite attack at two pipelines operated by Royal Dutch Shell in remote southern Nigeria and workers are fixing them, a Shell spokesman said on Friday. Output is still down by 180,000 barrels per day (bpd) and a force majeure is still in place, the spokesman said, three days after unknown gunmen attacked the pipelines in the Opobo channel in the Niger Delta, killing 11 people. "The fire is out. We've finished repairs...

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