Colombia: Bomb attack by leftist guerrillas shuts down key oil pipeline

Posted on June 6, 2014 • Filed under: Colombia, Crime, Oil, Terrorism reported a bomb attack blamed on Colombia’s leftist guerrillas has shut down the key Cano Limon-Covenas oil pipeline, a source at state-run oil company Ecopetrol which owns the pipeline, said on Thursday. The explosion took place on a stretch of the 780-km (485-mile) pipeline in Norte de Santander province which borders Venezuela, the source said, adding the pipeline was likely to be running again in a few days if security conditions permit. Read Article

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