Iraqi emergency responders mourn the loss of colleagues killed by deadly bombings in Kirkuk on May 19, 2011. Violence continues to plague the oil-rich area, as four men were shot and killed in the al-Shuhada Wa’l Mafqudeen neighborhood, in the south of the city, on July 9. (STAFF/Iraq Oil Report)
Smugglers caught tapping Missan pipeline
AMARA — Police arrested a gang of smugglers after they breached a pipeline between the Halfaya oil field and the Missan refinery.