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January 24, 1993 | RICHARD BOUDREAUX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The tiny republic of Armenia, shivering through its third straight winter of severe wartime fuel shortages, plunged deeper into darkness Saturday after an explosion in neighboring Georgia severed its only energy supply from the outside. The explosion ruptured a gas pipeline in Marneuli, a rural district of Georgia populated mainly by Azerbaijanis.
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February 12, 1993 | RICHARD BOUDREAUX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A gas pipeline supplying the only fuel to Armenia exploded again Thursday, forcing the besieged republic to shiver through a fierce snowstorm without heat or light. The Armenian government said the 4 a.m. blast tore a six-foot gap in the newly repaired pipeline in the same mountainous region of neighboring Georgia where the pipe blew up on Jan. 23. Saboteurs trying to tighten a wartime blockade of Armenia were suspected in both acts.
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February 12, 1993 | RICHARD BOUDREAUX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A gas pipeline supplying the only fuel to Armenia exploded again Thursday, forcing the besieged republic to shiver through a fierce snowstorm without heat or light. The Armenian government said the 4 a.m. blast tore a six-foot gap in the newly repaired pipeline in the same mountainous region of neighboring Georgia where the pipe blew up on Jan. 23. Saboteurs trying to tighten a wartime blockade of Armenia were suspected in both acts.
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January 24, 1993 | RICHARD BOUDREAUX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The tiny republic of Armenia, shivering through its third straight winter of severe wartime fuel shortages, plunged deeper into darkness Saturday after an explosion in neighboring Georgia severed its only energy supply from the outside. The explosion ruptured a gas pipeline in Marneuli, a rural district of Georgia populated mainly by Azerbaijanis.
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April 16, 1990 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Armenians armed with gasoline, burning torches and flare guns besieged KGB headquarters in their capital and tried unsuccessfully to destroy it as violence erupted anew in the Soviet Caucasus republic after a nearly three-month lull, official media and residents reported Sunday. The Soviet state security agency said one man was mortally wounded when a homemade bomb he was carrying blew up in his hands, also seriously injuring a girl.
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April 16, 1990 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Armenians armed with gasoline, burning torches and flare guns besieged KGB headquarters in their capital and tried unsuccessfully to destroy it as violence erupted anew in the Soviet Caucasus republic after a nearly three-month lull, official media and residents reported Sunday. The Soviet state security agency said one man was mortally wounded when a homemade bomb he was carrying blew up in his hands, also seriously injuring a girl.
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