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Rebels Set Fire To Iraqi Oil Pipeline

3 September 2005 -- Insurgents today set fire to an oil pipeline linking the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk to the Baiji refinery.

Earlier this week, officials said attacks on oil installations averaged 25 a week.

Meanwhile, attacks on Iraqi troops and police continue.

At least 10 Iraqi soldiers and policemen were killed today in the country.

(AFP/Reuters)

Copyright (c) 2005. RFE/RL, Inc. Reprinted with the permission of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, 1201 Connecticut Ave., N.W. Washington DC 20036. www.rferl.org



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