Friday, September 4, 2015   

Iraq forces regain full control of main refinery
(06-19 19:27)

Iraqi forces regained full control of the country's biggest oil refinery after heavy fighting with Sunni militants attempting to seize it, officials said.
''The security forces are in full control of the Baiji refinery,'' Lieutenant General Qassem Atta, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's security spokesman, said in televised remarks.--AFP
   
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