Canada-US pipeline project meets resistance

Plans to transport oil from Canada to the US are meeting increased resistance in light of health and safety concerns.

Last updated: 23 Dec 2013 18:24
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The Keystone XL pipeline is one of the most controversial projects of 2014.

It is due to run from Hardisty, Alberta and extend almost 2 thousand kilometres across the US-Canadian border to Steele city Nebraska.

And then on to East Texas - where the southern leg of the pipeline is set to become operational in January.

Al Jazeera's Andy Gallacher reports from East Texas.


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