Iran Gas Pipelines Hit by Explosions Now Operating, Mehr Says

Three natural-gas pipelines in central Iran hit by explosions on April 8 have been repaired and are now operational, Mehr reported, citing Majid Boujarzadeh, spokesman for National Iranian Gas Co.

The state-run news agency didn’t give details of the explosions in Qom province. The pipelines carry gas from refineries in southern Iran to the country’s north and northwest, according to the report.

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