The Nord Stream leaks are a wake-up call for countries with vulnerable pipelines


The Karsto gas processing plant in the municipality of Tysvær, Norway — which said it will increase security around its oil installations after the Nord Stream pipeline leaks.

There are enough miles of pipelines around the world to circle the Earth 30 times — and many are vulnerable. That doesn’t mean there aren’t things countries can do to protect them, an expert says.

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