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Ecopetrol halts Cano Limon pipeline after bombing in Colombia

Christian Fernsby ▼ | February 12, 2020
Colombia’s state run oil company Ecopetrol has halted pumping on its Cano Limon pipeline after a bomb attack in the country’s northeast caused a fire and spillage of crude into waterways.
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The attack took place yesterday afternoon in Toledo municipality in Norte de Santander province, which borders Venezuela, Ecopetrol pipeline subsidiary Cenit said in a statement on Wednesday.

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“The attack produced a rupture in the pipeline, a fire and the falling of crude into the La Petra ravine and the Sararito and Margua rivers,” Cenit said.