January 23, 1995 in Nation/World

Pipeline Attacked

Associated Press
 

Leftist rebels blew up a section of Colombia’s main oil pipeline, spilling 14,000 barrels and raising fears of widespread environmental damage, authorities said Sunday.

The Cano-Limon Covenas pipeline was exploded with dynamite Saturday near the town of La Gloria, 280 miles north of the capital Bogota.

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