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Yemen LNG pipeline Subjected to blast

Press release

National Yemen

a photo for burning gas on the oil fields

30 March, Sana’a – Yemen LNG confirms the sabotage of the 38 inch gas pipeline that links the block 18 to the Balhaf terminal on the Gulf of Aden. The explosion occurred at 22h00 on 30 March 2012 in a desertic zone at 40 KM North of Balhaf Liquefaction Plant. It caused no victims. The production has stopped but the loss of production is expected to be limited to 4 cargoes as the LNG Plant was due to shutdown on 15 April for annual maintenance.