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Turkish gas pipeline blast kills two South Africans

Turkish blast kills two South Africans
February 02, 2007, 07:00
It has been confirmed that two South Africans have been killed in a gas pipeline explosion at Izmik, Turkey. The Turkish foreign ministry has been in contact with the South African diplomatic mission. Izmik is about an hour by road from Istanbul. Earlier, the Associated Press reported that an explosion had ripped through a storage tank at Turkey's largest oil refinery in northwestern Turkey. - Sapa,2172,143064,00.html

Posted Date: 
7 February 2007 - 10:09am