Militants attack oil wells in Iraq's north, production unaffected - sources

Reuters | Kirkuk | Updated: 05-05-2021 12:09 IST | Created: 05-05-2021 12:06 IST
Militants attack oil wells in Iraq's north, production unaffected - sources
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Militants using bombs attacked two oil wells at an oilfield close to the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Wednesday but production was not affected, security and oil industry sources said.

Two bombs caused a small fire near the oil wells at Bai Hassan oilfield which was quickly controlled without causing significant damage or disrupting operations, said the sources.

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