DAESH MILITANTS BLOW UP GAS PIPELINES IN SYRIA’S HOMS
DAMASCUS, Syria, The Daesh group, blew up gas pipelines of the Hayan gas field,l in the central province of Homs, on Monday, causing huge fire, state TV said.
The militants blew the pipelines to the north, east and western flanks of the gas field, said the report, telling no further details.
Hayan gas field is the largest production facility of gas, feeding electricity stations, in central and southern Syria.
Its production is estimated at three million cubic metres of gas daily.
The facility’s establishment cost the government over 280 million Euros.
Daesh stormed the facility, when it overran, for the second time, the ancient city of Palmyra, in the eastern countryside of Homs, last Dec.
In Jan, Daesh’s Amaq news agency, posted photos, in what it said was the bombing of Hayan field, as sources in the Oil Ministry in Syria said then, that the photos seemed real, but the bombing had not yet been confirmed.
Source: NAM NEWS NETWORKhttps://syrianewsgazette.com/daesh-militants-blow-up-gas-pipelines-in-syrias-homs/General