20 Apr '15, 6pm

Iraqi forces regain control of oil refinery, seize terrain from #ISIL:

Central Command Public Affairs Share SOUTHWEST ASIA, April 20, 2015 - In the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Iraqi forces this weekend regained full control of the Beiji Oil Refinery and seized dozens of square miles in northern Iraq that had previously been occupied by the terrorist group, according to news releases from the Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve. After clearing the refinery of ISIL fighters, Iraqi Security Forces' reinforcements began arriving along with supplies, and work began to fortify the refinery's defenses, CJTF-OIR said. In nine days coalition aircraft conducted 47 airstrikes in and around Beiji, while also providing reconnaissance support and advise and assist elements that enabled operations near the refinery. ISIL "clearly used the opportunity to attack the oil refinery facility in order to bolster its o...

Full article: http://www.centcom.mil/en/news/articles/iraqi-forces-rega...

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