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Libya oil guards halt exports in dispute

FILE PHOTO: A view of pipelines and a loading berth of the Marsa al Hariga oil port in the city of Tobruk, east of Tripoli, Libya, August 20, 2013. REUTERS/Ismail Zitouny

TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya’s Petroleum Facilities Guard has halted all oil exports from the ports of Ras Lanuf, Es Sider and Hariga, in what it said in a statement was a dispute over pay.

Libya’s National Oil Corporation was not immediately available for comment.

Reporting by Reuters Libya newsroom; Writing by Angus McDowall; Editing by Edmund Blair

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