Officials: Iraqi forces break siege of main oil refinery

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraqi pro-government forces on Saturday broke the siege of the country’s main oil refinery, where security forces had held out for months against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorist group, officials said.

“Iraqi forces… reached the gate of the refinery,” the governor of Salahuddin province, Raad al-Juburi, told AFP.

By Fars News Agency

 

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