Smugglers caught tapping Missan pipelineAMARA — Police arrested a gang of smugglers after they breached a pipeline between the Halfaya oil field and the Missan refinery.A Missan police official said on July 12 that the suspects had not yet stolen any oil when they were caught, but they had allegedly damaged a section of pipeline that runs along the bank of the Tigris River near the grain mill south of Amara city.Two days after the sabotage, Iraq Oil Report observed that oil had see...
Beyond the Headlines: July 11-17
- Smugglers caught tapping Missan pipeline
- Maliki to visit China
- U.S. transitions in Kirkuk