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Gas flow from Iran to Turkey will resume within a week-minister

ISTANBUL, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Gas flow on a pipeline carryingIranian natural gas to Turkey will resume within a week,following a blast in eastern Turkey on Monday, Turkish EnergyMinister Taner Yildiz said on Wednesday.

Yildiz also said that Turkey had avoided supply problemsafter daily supplies from Russia were increased. Gazprom said onMonday it had increased the daily supply to Turkey by 60 percentto 48 million cubic metres.

(Reporting by Orhan Coskun, Writing by Ece Toksabay, Editing byNick Tattersall)

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Keywords: TURKEY IRAN/GAS