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Russia Restores Gas Supplies To Armenia

Russian gas supplies to Armenia were restored late on Monday after being severed for a day when bombs were found under a pipeline in the volatile southern region of Ingushetia.

Bomb on Pipeline Leads Russia to Cut Gas to Armenia

Russia halted gas supplies to ally Armenia after bombs were found under a pipeline in the volatile south-Russian region of Ingushetia, but Armenia said on Monday it had enough reserves to supply consumers.

EU Energy Chief to Turkey, Azerbaijan for Talks

BRUSSELS (AP)–The EU’s top energy official will travel to Turkey and Azerbaijan Wednesday to show Europe’s commitment to a pipeline that would transport natural gas from the Caucasus westward in 2013, keeping it out of Russia’s grasp. EU Energy Commissioner Andris Piebalgs will make a push for the Nabucco pipeline, whose viability is threatened by