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A British oil worker has been kidnapped in the Aceh province of Indonesia, according to reports Wednesday. BBC News reported a spokesman for police in the Aceh province as saying the man, named as 61-year old Malcolm Primrose, had been traveling back from a mine site when a group of armed men ambushed his car.
13 June 2013 , 09:39Neftegaz.RU13900
Armed pirates who stormed an oil service ship in southern Nigeria have kidnapped six foreigners and demanded a $1.3 million ransom for their release, police told AFP.
21 February 2013 , 10:06Neftegaz.ru16180
TNK-BP is aware of the detention of Igor Korneev by the law enforcement authorities.
20 October 2012 , 00:00Neftegaz.RU12880
Somali pirates have seized a petrochemical tanker at Salalah, a major port in Oman, holding the 21-strong Indian crew hostage.
21 August 2011 , 15:08Neftegaz.RU18590
2011, 8 may, A maritime security alert has been issued after pirates reportedly seized a Panama-registered bulk carrier in the Indian Ocean.
08 May 2011 , 08:47Neftegaz.RU18610
Libya could once again resume oil exports, this time by rebels who have taken control of the oil export terminal at Tobruk on the east coast of the country, according to AFP.
05 April 2011 , 20:56Neftegaz.RU27450
Civilians have attacked an oil well located in southern Tripoli, causing an explosion and fire, AFP have reported.
21 February 2011 , 14:13Neftegaz.RU16320
ZURICH, Switzerland — Billionaire Viktor Vekselberg, who holds controlling stakes in Swiss industrial groups Oerlikon and Sulzer, and two partners have paid 10 million Swiss francs ($10.4 million) to end an investigation.
19 October 2010 , 18:17The Moscow Times36530
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