PBS NewsHour

ISIL attacks Iraq’s main oil refinery

Clip: 06/18/2014 | 2m 50s

Sunni militants forced their way into Iraq’s biggest oil refinery as they continued their push south toward Baghdad. But the Iraqi army says it has driven off the Islamist-led insurgents attacking the Baiji complex, and that 40 attackers have been killed — a claim that couldn’t be verified independently. Jonathan Rugman of Independent Television News reports from northern Iraq.

Aired: 06/18/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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